SPAGHETTI IN A HOT DOG BUN Lesson on Courage, Self-Esteem & Empathy

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What do you get when you combine role playing, art making, imagination, team collaboration, and Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun? A Jeopardy® inspired SPAGHETTI IN A HOT DOG BUN Game Show...based on Maria Dismondy's popular book!

This FuN!, LOW-PREP, EDITABLE, interactive lesson & game is the perfect teaching supplement for Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun. A hands-on and experiential lesson, this Jeopardy® (with twists) inspired game encourages reflective thinking, and is designed for students to show off and build on their smarts in different ways. Plus, the questions and challenges are 100% customizable so if you like, you can edit them to better fit your specific needs to teach Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun.

Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun Game Show is best used with a Promethean White Board or projector that that can be hooked up to your computer if you are using as a classroom lesson. If using the lesson with a small group, a computer will be just fine. Formatted as a power point presentation, Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun Game Show will not only engage your students, but will also make it easier on you because it is: LOW-PREP & PRINT-FREE for all you busy teachers and school counselors! Lesson Plan included.

NOW WITH BONUS TASK CARDS & WORKSHEETS to provide you with flexibility!!!!! Given that the GAME SHOW takes 40-60 minutes to play, and sometimes we just don't have that much time....or that the GAME SHOW works best projected on a large screen, and sometimes the technology breaks down....or that there are days when we walk into the classroom and just know that a whole classroom game is not going to fly that day....and sometimes students need more quiet, reflective activities......I have included more than 6 additional formats to engage students with Maria Dismondy's Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun.


HOW I USE THIS LESSON:
I love Fred Rogers’ quote that, "for children, play is serious learning." As the research says, creative play really is the language of childhood. No matter the topic covered, I have found that as long as the lesson involves a bit of art, role-playing, games, and some freedom of movement, students are engaged. In this Jeopardy® inspired game, students get to act/ role play, draw, imagine, take risks, and problem solve as a team.

I hope that your students enjoy this Having the Courage to Be Who You Are Game, having serious fun learning!

ASCA MINDSETS and BEHAVIORS covered:
* M 1. Belief in development of whole self, including a healthy balance of mental, social/emotional and physical well-being
B-LS 2. Demonstrate creativity
* B-SMS 10. Demonstrate ability to manage transitions and ability to adapt to changing situations & responsibilities
* B-SS 2. Create positive and supportive relationships with other students
* B-SS 4. Demonstrate empathy
* B-SS 6. Use effective collaboration and cooperation skills
* B-SS 7. Use leadership and teamwork skills to work effectively in diverse teams

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If you are looking for other easy, fun, low-prep and editable lessons, check out these ones about Mindfulness and Growth Mindset:
Mindfulness Lesson: Fun Experiential Game About Mindful Coping Skills
Growth Mindset Lesson: Fun Experiential Game About Growth Mindset
Your Fantastic Elastic Brain Lesson

This Jeopardy® inspired GAME SHOW! format is also used with Erin Frankel's books:
WEIRD!: Classroom Lesson and Game based on Erin Frankel's empathy building and bullying prevention books
DARE!: Classroom Lesson and Game based on Erin Frankel's empathy building and bullying prevention books
TOUGH!: Classroom Lesson and Game based on Erin Frankel's empathy building and bullying prevention books

And if you like Julia Cook's Soda Pop Head, Making Friends Is An Art, and Wilma Jean the Worry Machine, check out these ones:

Soda POP Head: Classroom Lesson and Game based on Julia Cook's anger management book
Wilma Jean the Worry Machine: Classroom Lesson and Game based on Julia Cook's anxiety management book
MAKING FRIENDS IS AN ART: Classroom Lesson and Game based on Julia Cook's friendship and social skills book

For a lesson about honoring diversity, you may enjoy:
The Name Jar Game Show

TEACH ON!

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