The best films for 11 year olds need to be a number of different things. First and foremost, they need to be engaging, modern technology offers a million distractions, and keeping the attention of a tween is not an easy task. Additionally, many of these appropriate movies for eleven year old girls give young ladies excellent role models and show them that even in the face of great obstacles, goals and dreams can be accomplished with hard work and perseverance.
Hidden Figures tells the true story of three brilliant black female mathematicians in the 1960s, who fought against not only gender stereotypes but racial ones as well, in order to work for NASA during the Space Race. Soul Surfer is another true story featuring a strong female heroine. In this inspirational movie, teenager Bethany Hamilton is able to get back on the surfboard and compete following a horrible shark attack where she loses her left arm.
Those are just two of the powerful biographical narratives in this list of movies for 11 year old girls. There are several more inspiring stories as well. However, some of these top films for 11 year old girls are just really fun to watch and are sure to entertain.
Let us know what you think. Vote up your favorite films for eleven year old girls.
Beauty and the BeastEmma Watson, Dan Stevens
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