• September

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  • Kindergarten

    Lesson #1:  

    • Read and discuss Fill a Bucket by Carol McCloud
    • Teddy Bear Circle :  Share examples of "bucket filling" for a friend
    • Take home bucket coloring sheet

      Lesson #2:  

    • Discussion:  Virtue of the Month:  Self-Discipline
    • Read Franklin's Bad Day by Paulette Bourgeois
    • Take home Franklin coloring sheet 
  • 1st Grade

     

    Lesson #1: 

    • Review Social Thinking vocabulary and concepts
    • Introduce Harry and Hector puppets for discussion about "friendly/unfriendly" behaviors
    • "You're the Boss of Each Part of Your body" handout

     

    Lesson #2: 

    • Discussion:  Virtue of the Month: Self-Discipline
    • Read My Mouth Is a Volcano by Julia Cook
    • Make and take "Harry" puppet
  • 2nd Grade  

      Lesson #1:  

    • Review Social Thinking vocabulary and concept
    • Discuss "friendly/unfriendly" behaviors
    • Read My Mouth Is a Volcano by Julia Cook

      Lesson #2: 

    • Read How To Lose All Your Friends by Nancy Carlson
    • Read How To Be a Friend by Marc Brown
    • Play "Helps/Hurts" Friendship Bingo

     

     

  • 3rd Grade

    Lesson #1:    

    • Review Social Thinking vocabulary and concepts
    • Read You Are a Social Detective by Michelle Winner
    • Worksheet:  "Expected/Unexpected" behaviors at school

     

    Lesson #2: 

     

    • Discuss:  What is bullying?  How can I stop a bully?  Do I ever bully?  What is a bystander?
    • Read The Bully Blockers Club by Teresa Bateman

     

  • 4th Grade

     

    Lesson #1: 

    • Review Social Thinking vocabulary and concepts
    • Discuss posters:  Being Part of a Classroom Requires Social Thinking, The Boring Moments, Social Behavior Map
    • Share "expected/unexpected" behaviors in the classroom, working independently, during group work, at recess, at lunch

      Lesson #2: 

    • Discuss:  physical, emotional, and social bullying
    • Read My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig
    • Complete " Bully Triangle" activity sheet

     

  • 5th Grade

     

    Lesson #1:   

    • Review Social Thinking vocabulary and concepts
    • Discuss posters:  Being Part of a Classroom Requires Social Thinking, The Boring Moments, Social Behavior Map
    • Share "expected/unexpected" behaviors in the classroom, working independently, during group work, at recess, at lunch

      Lesson #2: 

    • Discuss:  physical, emotional, and social bullying
    • Discuss:  "No More Bullies, No More Victims" posters
    • See first segment, "The Bully", from "Don't Pick on Me!" video
    • Complete "Bully Triangle" activity sheet