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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/
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