Sometimes, teaching internal conflict can be a bit trickier than teaching external conflict since it’s a little more abstract.
This series of video clips contains more emphasis for helping students to understand the concept of internal conflict (man vs. self).
1) Gollum struggles with his alter-ego in self-doubt, uncertainty, and trying to figure out who he really wants to be and what decision he should make.
2) Here, real teens discuss the struggle between whether to stay home and work on a science project for school or go to a concert with a friend who has an extra ticket.
3) In this video, you see a lady who wants to eat healthy and give up junk food, but it’s her friend’s birthday and this amazing cake is here now… What will she do?