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Episode 22 of 26

Duration: 10 minutes

Lara makes a new friend, Jacquie, who amazes the group with her skateboarding skills. Lara's strong feelings of admiration begin to confuse her when she finds out Jacquie is gay. Does this mean she is gay too? What does it mean for their friendship?

  • Learning Zone Class Clips: Balance

    Learning Zone Class Clips: Balance

    Watch this short film on Class Clips, with metadata and resources targeted for use in the classroom.

    This episode can be used to approach discussions about same-sex relationships and should be as accessible to as broad a group as possible. It is also a useful tool to assess the level of current knowledge of same-sex relationships in a mixed gender class. Jacquie's character can be used to examine and explore stereotypes - are they ever true? Can they be trusted? Are they fair?

    Watch Ask Lara: Balance on Class Clips


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