Watch the movie clip and select one of these activities to complete
Write a diary/recount as the boy. Detailing how he felt about the dog at first and how he feels now.
Rewrite the film as a 3rd person narrative, working on narrative writing skills such as description and adding dialogue.
Discuss why the boy feels the way he does about the dog.
Discuss why his mother may have bought that particular dog for him.
Write a section of dialogue between Mum and the pet shop owner, perhaps she tells him why she wants that specific dog.