My Sister's Keeper Essay Questions

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My Sister’s Keeper Essay Questions

1.

Pretend you are Anna: Compare

her actions to what you would have

faced
in

the same

situation. Place
yourself in her shoes and determine what you would be feeling and if you would make the same
decisions that she made in the film. Also, include a comment on how you

feel about being created for
the purpose of saving your sister as oppos
ed to your parents just wanting another child.

2.

Pretend y
ou are the Judge De Salvo:

How would you have ruled? What kind of evidence would you use
to determine this decision?

State at least three
pieces of evidence that support

your decision.

3.

Pretend you a
re Sara (Mom) or Bryan (Dad): If you had a child who developed cancer, would you take
the same steps as the Fitzgerald parents? Would you forget the genetic engineering and just have
another child with the hopes that it’s a match and leave it up to the hig
her power to decide? Or would
you just do all that you could to keep this one child alive and focus all your attention to her?

4.

Pretend you are Kate: Would you ask your sister to save you by suing your parents? What other ways
could she have gotten the sa
me outcome? How would you feel about approaching the end of your life
early? What things would you want to do or accomplish before leaving earth?

5.

Pretend you did choose to create a “designer” baby to save your sick child: What other traits would
you like

to have in that child? If you could choose for height or intelligence or athletic ability…would
you? Where do you draw the line?
What do you consider going to far
?





My Sister’s Keeper Essay Questions

1.

Pretend you are Anna: Compare her actions to wha
t you would have faced in the same situation. Place
yourself in her shoes and determine what you would be feeling and if you would make the same
decisions that she made in the film. Also, include a comment on how you feel about being created for
the purp
ose of saving your sister as opposed to your parents just wanting another child.

2.

Pretend you are the Judge De Salvo: How would you have ruled? What kind of evidence would you use
to determine this decision? State at least three pieces of evidence that su
pport your decision.

3.

Pretend you are Sara (Mom) or Bryan (Dad): If you had a child who developed cancer, would you take
the same steps as the Fitzgerald parents? Would you forget the genetic engineering and just have
another child with the hopes that it’s
a match and leave it up to the higher power to decide? Or would
you just do all that you could to keep this one child alive and focus all your attention to her?

4.

Pretend you are Kate: Would you ask your sister to save you by suing your parents? What other

ways
could she have gotten the same outcome? How would you feel about approaching the end of your life
early? What things would you want to do or accomplish before leaving earth?

5.

Pretend you did choose to create a “designer” baby to save your sick child:

What other traits would
you like to have in that child? If you could choose for height or intelligence or athletic ability…would
you? Where do you draw the line? What do you consider going to far?