Present this photo to your classroom and solicit their ideas, verbally or in writing, about the location and circumstances surrounding the photo. Then click HERE to read the actual backstory to this photo.
Possible exploratory questions include but are not limited to:
1.) What do you notice about the environment in this photo? What kind of place might this be?
2.) Where do you think this place is located? What clues helped you decide?
3.) Who do you think the people are in the photo? What might be occurring in their lives?
4.) How would you compare the situation or conditions shown in this photo with those where you live?