• October

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  • Kindergarten

    Lesson #1:  

    • Virtue:  Responsibility
    • Franklin Wants a Pet by Paulette Bourgeois
    • Song:  "You Can Count on Me!"

    Lesson #2:   

    • Virtue: Companssion
    • Franklin's Halloween by Paulette Bourgeois
    • Song: " Be a Friend!"
  • 1st Grade

    Lesson #1: 

    • Big Pumpkin  by Erica Silverman
    • Activity:  "Pass the Houses"                      
    • The students practice "cooperation" as they work together to make spooky "Halloween Houses" for each other!

      Lesson #2: 

    • Trick or Treat, Smell My Feet by Diane deGroat
    • How did Gilbert handle his embarrassment?
    • Activity:  "Not Having Your Way" take home social skills story
  • 2nd Grade

    Lesson #1:  

    • Types of bullying
    • Have you ever been a bully?
    • "Stop Picking on Me", a workshop to help children learn to deal safely and effectively with bullying

    Lesson #2: 

    • Fat, Fat Rose Maria   by Lisa Passen
    • Illustrate "Bully Do' and Don'ts"

  • 3rd Grade

     

    Lesson #1: 

    • Types of bullying
    • "What We Learned About Bullying", a workshop to learn positive strategies to stop bullying
    •   Parent letter

    Lesson #2: 

    • Enemy Pie by Derek Munson
    • What is the "recipe" for turning a best enemy into a best friend?  
    • 5 Things You Can Do to Stop a Bully 

     

  • 4th Grade

    Lesson #1: 

    • "Simon's Hook" by Karen Burnett, a story about how not to "bite" at the teases and put-downs
    • Simon's Hook activity worksheet

     

    Lesson #2: 

    • "Harassment Hurts: Gossiping, Taunting and Bullying",  a workshop to give students insight into the emotional turmoil these behaviors can cause in victims and to teach strategies for dealing with bullying when it affects them or if they see it affecting others
    • "When It Happened to Me" worksheet
    • Define "assertive":  standing up for yourself in a confident, non-threatening way

     

     

  • 5th Grade

    Lesson #1: 

    • "The Silent Treatment", a workshop about emotional and social bullying
    • My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig, a story about emotional bullying among friends

     

    Lesson #2:

    • "Silent on the Sidelines:  Why We Ignore Bullying", a workshop to learn how students play a key role in stopping bullying a t school
    • Bystander Pledge
    • Helping a Friend