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Common Core & More

 

Attention Teachers & Counselors:

Feel free to take advantage of the below great resources — including Common Core lessons to instill critical thinking skills and generate teachable moments with Trudy’s books.

My Secret Bully

Common Core aligned instructional lesson provided by Andrea Johnson and posted on CPALMS.org
- Sample middle school student drawing - Download JPEG


Just Kidding

Lesson plan provided by the WITS Program -Download PDF


Sorry!

Core/ELA/SS lesson plan prepared by Dr. Rose Reissman, Literacy Specialist & Director of the Ditmas IS 62 Writing Institute. -Download PDF


Trouble Talk

Lesson plan by the Colorado Professional Learning Community


Too Perfect

Common Core/ELA/SS lesson plan prepared by Dr. Rose Reissman, Literacy Specialist & Director of the Ditmas IS 62 Writing Institute. -Download PDF


Confessions of a Former Bully

Common Core/ELA/SS lesson plan prepared by Dr. Rose Reissman, Literacy Specialist & Director of the Writing Institute. -Download PDF
- Sample middle school student writings - Download PDF
- Sample middle school student project - Download JPEG


Better Than You

Lesson plan by the Colorado Professional Learning Community


The Invisible Boy
  
                                                                                                                   

Lesson plan with tie-ins to Common Core State Standards

Common Core/ELA/SS lesson plan prepared by Dr. Rose Reissman, Literacy Specialist & Director of the Ditmas IS 62 Writing Institute. -Download PDF
- Sample middle school student poem -Download PDF

 

Gifts From the Enemy

GRADES 3-6: Common Core/ELA/SS lesson plan prepared by Dr. Rose Reissman, Literacy Specialist & Director of the Ditmas IS 62 Writing Institute. - Download PDF

GRADES 7-12: Common Core/ELA/SS lesson plan prepared by Dr. Rose Reissman, Literacy Specialist & Director of the Ditmas IS 62 Writing Institute. - Download PDF


Random House’s Bullying Book Discussion Guide that includes connections to Common Core State Standards for Trudy’s books. -Download PDF

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