Have you read the picture book The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill? It is a good one if you are looking for texts to share with students to help combat bullying in your elementary classroom.
The Recess Queen Summary: Jean wants to be first at everything and run the playground causing kids to fear her and call her Mean Jean. Everything changes when Katie Sue, a new students takes a new approach to Jean.
Your students will LOVE reading this rhyming, well-illustrated picture book.
I created this resource to give students the chance to engage in thoughtful discussion about this story. Every school has bullies and we have to know some strategies for making the situation better.
This resource includes:
• My Inspiration and Directions for Use
• 12-Chit Chat Cards for Student Discussion
• Answer Key for reference
• CCSS Covered by Chit Chat Cards
Your students will become better thinkers, speakers, and listeners with this classroom resource.
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Happy Reading, Speaking, and Listening!
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