West Side Story Discussion Questions

Instructor: Kristen Goode

Kristen has been an educator for 25+ years - as a classroom teacher, a school administrator, and a university instructor. She holds a doctorate in Education Leadership.

'West Side Story' is a memorable story about two people coming together from two different worlds. Use the discussion questions below to help students develop a deep understanding of all this story has to offer.

West Side Story

The multiple themes and relationships presented in West Side Story can be almost overwhelming. In order to encourage students to think critically and develop their own understanding of all that is going on in the story, consider using the discussion questions below. Questions might be used for verbal discussion and/or written assessment.

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