When Tyler is teased by two bullies, his friend Danae tells him to use a bug and a wish. Tyler thinks she's talking about a ladybug and dandelion wish. But then realizes that's not what she means. A bug and a wish means to tell the person, "It bugs me when you... I wish you would..." Tyler tries this with the bullies and they are surprised at his courage and they soon become friends.
This book study is all about this story and the Bug and a Wish strategy. Invented by a teacher, this strategy will for sure help your kiddos confront those that are bothering or causing a problem for them, in a positive manner. It really works!
~A Bug and a Wish full-page color poster to hang and remind the students of the strategy
~Role Playing/Situation Cards for students to practice using the strategy
with recording sheets
Cause and Effect
The preview will give you a good look at this book study!