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/
Weekly Wall Recommendations
For the 2018-2019 school year, students will be choosing books to display on our classroom recommendation wall. The wall is a lending library. It showcases the various literature choices in the classroom, celebrates students' voices and choices, facilitates getting to know each other through our literature choices, and facilitates communication with the global learning community.