If you have read this book, you know how important reading this can be in fostering a climate of kindness in your classroom! If you haven't read it, go get a copy and I promise you will love it!!
Conflict Resolution, Kindness, Friendship, Problem Solving and Understanding Others...
What an amazing bunch of topics to explore at the beginning of the school year!
This unit is all about being kind and including others... it is a wonderful book to use at the beginning of the school year. It is a good one to pull out and read anytime you notice that "inclusion" needs to be revisited!
Craft for a classroom kindness bunting...display in your room or in the hall outside of your classroom....each child will illustrate a piece of the bunting with "what kindness looks like" as the theme!
Focus on Character Traits (this is such a perfect book for this skill)
Character Traits poster
Describe Mean Jean in the beginning of the story, at the end....
All About Mean Jean
All About Katie Sue
Cause and Effect
How do you feel when someone is mean?
What was your favorite part?
Characters, Setting, Problem and Solution
Sequence Cut and Glue
Sequence the Story Events
What happened at the end? Draw and Write
Read and Add the Punctuation
Compare and Contrast Mean Jean and Katie Sue Venn Diagram
Don't Be the Recess Queen Class Book
Each child will get a printable and fill in the KINDNESS CHANT...JUST LIKE KATIE SUE SANG ON THE PLAYGROUND!
I want _______ to ________ with me!
Assemble and add this to your classroom library!
Kindness Bunting Craft Printable
The book isn't included!
The materials are designed to go along with the book The Recess Queen By Alexis O'Neil
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