All students need to see themselves and their families mirrored in books; however, often times families with children with intellectual disabilities are left out of the picture. This is not the case in My Sister, Alicia May.
Activity Name: Classroom Bullying Prevention
Activity Description: Learn the song "Stand Up," set to the tune of The Farmer in the Dell "to teach students to stand up when they see or hear bullying." The lyrics are available in the teacher's guide link below.
Teacher’s Guide Link: http://www.nancytupperling.com/educational-programs/
Day 24 of Summer Goal
MY SUMMER OFFICIALLY STARTS JUNE 19TH AND ENDS AUGUST 24TH. THAT'S 9.5 WEEKS OF SUMMER OR 66 DAYS. MY ORIGINAL GOAL WAS TO READ A MIDDLE GRADE NOVEL OR 15-20 PICTURE BOOKS A DAY FOR 50 OF THOSE DAYS, BUT MY NEW GOAL IS TO SHOOT FOR 30 DAYS. I DIDN'T REALIZE I'D END UP DOING TEXT SETS! I'LL BLOG ABOUT THE BOOKS AND MY EXPERIENCE HERE. READ ON!