Daniel's Fund Ethics Initiative - High School Program

Jerome & Darryl’s Story

Have a Heart
Showing Empathy for Others
Discussion Guide
  • What was your favorite part of the game? What was your least favorite part?
  • Which scene stuck with you the most
  • Did Jerome and Darryl’s story remind you of something that you've seen in real life? What was similar? What was different?
  • How did playing Jerome and Darryl’s story impact your mood?
  • Who demonstrated empathy in this story? Did anyone not display empathy? What do you think caused them to act this way?
  • Is it ever ethical to break rules in tough situations like Darryl’s? When does this behavior become unethical?
  • Why do you think Darryl was reluctant to ask for help? Would you have done the same in his situation?
  • Were you satisfied with the outcomes for Jerome and Darryl? Why or why not?
  • How would your community have reacted to Jerome’s decisions? How would they react to Darryl’s struggles? Would this change either of their outcomes?
  • Play through the story again. Did Darryl’s experience change based on Jerome's new decisions? Which play through had the better outcome?