Making Unity Cake to demonstrate how each friend contributes something special to the class and how working together makes beautiful things! Reinforces measuring skills, as well as color identification, sequencing skills, and fine motor control.
Character Education: Class Meeting Teacher Guide (Includes IB Attitudes!)
Character Education: Class Meeting Teacher Guide Entire Curriculum for a year of Character Ed! WELL WORTH THE MONEY!!! 13 unit lesson plans on: Respect, Empathy & Compassion, Tolerance, Responsibility & Self-Discipline, Cooperation & Teamwork, Honesty & Integrity, Curiosity, Creativity, Appreciation, Enthusiasm, Commitment & Perseverance, Confidence, Independence
The Lemonade Club -- by Patricia Polacco the touching story of a grade class rallying support a classmate diagnosed with cancer; excellent choice for teaching children about the value of compassion and empathy for others
She says some amazing things for the importance of multicultural literature, her inspirations for art work and stories,and her struggles with dyslexia. Her discussions about her struggles with dyslexia start at