In this scene, Ms.Jones helped Rodger by not turning him in and giving him money and feeding him. Caring about someone can help them make better choices. This shows the theme by Ms.Jones showing Rodger kindness it made him learn whats right from wrong. Caring about someone can help them make better choices.
In this scene, Mike did not want to go to the nursing home but he went to see his grandmother because he cared. This shows the theme that no matter what you want you should be selfless and help others and family first. By going to the nursing home Mike puts aside what he wants and went.