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Kathryn Otoshi

● http://www.islma.org/pdf/2014MonarchAwardMasterList/One.pdf

● http://hrc-assets.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com//welcoming-schools/docum ents/Welcoming-Schools-Lesson_Words_That_Hurt_Words_That_Heal.pdf

● http://www.witsprogram.ca/pdfs/schools/books/one/one.pdf

 

Kathryn Otoshi

● http://character.org/lessons/lesson-plans/elementary/berkeley-elementary-school/

● http://www.lifelessonsforlittleones.com/june-book-review-activity-zero-by-kathryn -otoshi/

● http://www.witsprogram.ca/schools/books/zero.php?source=book-lists

 

Kathryn Otoshi

● https://www.txca.org/images/Conference/PGC14/Handouts/139.pdf​ (pages 43 – 47)

 

The Butter Battle Book​ by Dr. Seuss

● http://www.teachpeace.com/drseussbutterbattle.htm

● http://www.brighthubeducation.com/lesson-plans-grades-1-2/25584-butter-battle-book-teaching-conflict-resolution/

● https://www.learningtogive.org/resources/butter-battle-book

 

It‛s Okay to Be Different​ by Todd Parr

● http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/okay-different-t eaching-diversity-890.html?tab=1#tabs

● http://www.allkindsofminds.org/newsletter/december2009/Its_Okay_to_be_Diff erent_K_2.pdf

● http://www.toddparr.com/imgs/fun/toddPARR_teacher_guide_2009.pdf

 

Horace and Morris but Mostly Dolores ​by James Howe

● http://www.prometheanplanet.com/en-us/Resources/Item/31660/horace-and-morri s-but-mostly-dolores#.V47Kq5MrKt8

● https://www.liveoakmedia.com/assets/guides/23410.pdf

● http://www.gorhamschools.org/~barbh/horace

 

Hey Little Ant ​ by Phillip M. Hoose

● https://www.pinterest.com/emsig/book-hey-little-ant/

● http://www.heylittleant.com/hlatg/

● http://thefirstgradeparade.blogspot.com/2013/04/hey-little-ant.html

● https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/FREEBIE-Hey-Little-Ant-OpinionP ersuasive-Writing-1244733

 

A Sick Day for Amos McGee​ by Phillip C. Stead

● http://www.islma.org/pdf/monarch/Sick%20Day%20for%20Amos%20web.pdf

● http://www.the-best-childrens-books.org/A-Sick-Day-for-Amos-McGee.html

● http://mudpiesandmakeup.blogspot.com/2012/09/book-pack-sick-day-for-amos-mc gee.html

 

Bear Feels Sick​ by Karma Wilson

● http://thepicturebookteachersedition.blogspot.com/2013/02/bear-feels-sick-by-k arma-wilson.html

● http://karmawilson.com/teachers.htm#bearsick

● https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Asking-Questions-Freebie-inspired

-by-Bear-Feels-Sick-by-Karma-Wilson-554601

● http://wpt.org/sites/default/files/blactivitysheet/BearFeelsSick.pdf

 

The Name Jar ​by Yangsook Choi

● http://www-tc.pbskids.org/lions/parentsteachers/pdf/RABC2-TheNameJar.pdf

● http://www.tolerance.org/exchange/name-jar

● http://www.teachingchildrenphilosophy.org/BookModule/TheNameJar

● https://www.pinterest.com/katei/the-name-jar-activities/

 

Swimmy​ by Leo Lionni

● http://mermaidtheatre.ca/PDF/swimmy/Swimmy-ResourceGuide.pdf

● http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/lesson-plans/wonder-lionni-inc reasing-comprehension-968.html?tab=4

● http://www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/3489

● http://counselinghearts.blogspot.com/2012/07/swimmy.html

● http://www.crayola.com/for-educators/lesson-plans/lesson-plan/leader-of-the-sch ool.aspx

 

Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon ​by Patty Lovell

● http://museumofdisability.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/4.-LESSON-PLAN-St and-Tall-Molly-Lou-Melon.pdf

● https://www.pinterest.com/projcornerstone/stand-tall-molly-lou-melon/

● http://schoolcounselingconnections.blogspot.com/2013/03/stand-tall-molly-lou-mel on.html

● http://www.educationworld.com/a_admin/admin/admin530.shtml

 

My Name is Yoon​ by Helen Recorvits

● http://readingtokids.org/Books/BookView.php?bookID=00000501

● http://www.prometheanplanet.com/en-us/Resources/Item/39634/my-name-is-yoon -vocabulary#.V47bxpMrKt8

● https://www.pinterest.com/summerlove278/my-name-is-yoon/

● http://p5cdn1static.sharpschool.com/UserFiles/Servers/Server_32715/File/Depar tments/Library%20Services/Armadillo/ArchiveLessons/MyNameIsYoon_04-05.pdf

 

Amos & Boris ​by William Steig

● http://www.storyboardthat.com/teacher-guide/amos-and-boris-by-william-steig#an chor_amos-and-boris—summary

● https://www.pinterest.com/coscarson/amos-and-boris/

● http://the4thgradejourney.blogspot.com/2014/01/mentor-text-linky-amos-boris-wi th-free.html

● https://depts.washington.edu/nwcenter/dqamos.html

 

Those Shoes​ by Maribeth Boelts

● http://www.sadlier.com/school/core-literacy/interactive-read-aloud-of-those-shoe s-by-maribeth-boelts

● http://character.org/lessons/lesson-plans/elementary/seminole-elementary-school/

● https://twoapplesaday.org/2012/02/16/those-shoes/

 

Last Stop on Market Street​ by Matt de la Peña

● https://sixtraitgurus.wordpress.com/2015/03/05/last-stop-on-market-street/

● http://www.carolhurst.com/titles/laststoponmarket.html

● http://reederama.blogspot.com/2015/05/reedaloud-last-stop-on-market-street.html

● http://mattdelapena.com/books/last-stop-on-market-street/

 

The Spiffiest Giant in Town​ by Julia Donaldson

● http://www.bestbeginningsalaska.org/imagination-library/books-book-activities/spi ffiest-giant-in-town

● https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfyW2_SwiDs

 

Sam and the Lucky Money​ by Karen Chinn

● https://www.leeandlow.com/books/2443/teachers_guide

● http://sskinder.wikispaces.com/file/view/Sam+and+the+Lucky+Money+Bookflix+Les son+Plan.pdf

● https://www.learningtogive.org/resources/sam-and-lucky-money-literature-guide

● http://corneroncharacter.blogspot.com/2013/02/ppbf-sam-and-lucky-money.html

● https://www.cosmeo.com/videoTitle.cfm?guidAssetId=CF25B48E-106F-4EBA-93E1 -A9EB1BB1CE46&&nodeid=

● https://gtm-media.discoveryeducation.com/videos/Sam%20and%20the%20Lucky% 20Money/1254_TG.pdf

 

Each Kindness ​by Jacqueline Woodson

● https://www.txca.org/images/Conference/PGC14/Handouts/139.pdf​ (pages 36 – 38)

● http://www.witsprogram.ca/schools/books/each-kindness.php?source=book-lists

● https://thinkkindness.org/rocking-kindness-classroom-beyond/

● http://www.sadlier.com/school/core-literacy/interactive-read-aloud-of-each-kindn ess-by-jacqueline-woodson

● http://www.adl.org/assets/pdf/education-outreach/book-of-the-month-each-kindn ess.pdf

 

The Sneetches ​by Dr. Seuss

● https://www.txca.org/images/Conference/PGC14/Handouts/139.pdf​ (pages 41 – 43)

● http://www.tolerance.org/lesson/anti-racism-activity-sneetches

● http://www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/3627

● http://www.teachingchildrenphilosophy.org/BookModule/TheSneetches

● http://kidworldcitizen.org/2014/09/22/sneetches-anti-racism-lessons-discussions/

 

The Invisible Boy ​by Trudy Ludwig

● http://www.trudyludwig.com/resources_core.html

● http://www.witsprogram.ca/pdfs/schools/books/the-invisible-boy/the-invisible-boy .pdf

● http://corneroncharacter.blogspot.com/2013/10/the-invisible-boy-by-trudy-ludwig. html

● https://www.randomhouse.com/teachers/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/TheInvisibl eBoy_Poster_Back_WEB.pdf

 

Enemy Pie​ by Derek Munson

● http://enemypie.com/blog1/

● http://www.ladybugsteacherfiles.com/2011/10/enemy-pie-friendship-writing-activit ies.html

● https://www.pinterest.com/explore/enemy-pie/

 

How to Heal a Broken Wing​ by Bob Graham

● http://www.walkerbooks.com.au/statics/dyn/1300077433904/How-to-Heal-a-Brok en-Wing-PB-Classroom-Ideas.pdf

● https://www.amnesty.org.uk/sites/default/files/howtoheal.pdf

 

The Kindness Quilt ​by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace

● http://character.org/lessons/lesson-plans/elementary/oakhurst-elementary-school -3/

● http://www.thenedshow.com/assets/a4-keep-kindness-going-primary-lesson-plan-th e-kindness-quilt.pdf

● http://sk1209.weebly.com/uploads/2/8/8/7/28871501/kindness_quilts.pdf

 

The Lion and the Mouse​ by Jerry Pinkney

● https://www.learningtogive.org/units/philanthropic-literature/lion-and-mouse#less on-overview

● http://www.hachettebookgroup.com/_assets/books/educatorguides/PR1245_%20T heLion&theMouse_EG.pdf

● http://www.instructorweb.com/lesson/lionmouse.asp

 

The Ugly Duckling​ by Hans Christian Andersen

● http://www.brighthubeducation.com/lesson-plans-grades-1-2/121037-the-ugly-duck ling-reading-and-writing-activity/

● http://www.education.com/lesson-plan/picture-this-the-ugly-duckling/

● http://www.myfreshplans.com/2010/12/the-ugly-ducking-lesson-plans-2/

● http://www.teachingchildrenphilosophy.org/BookModule/TheUglyDuckling

 

The Hundred Dresses​ by Eleanor Estes

● http://character.org/lessons/lesson-plans/elementary/mary-b-neal/

● https://www.zaner-bloser.com/sites/default/files/public/email_promo/2010-2011/ 100Dresses.pdf

● http://www.bu.edu/ccsr/files/2011/08/Hundred-Dresses-lesson-plan.pdf

 

Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch​ by Eileen Spinelli

● http://www.storylineonline.net/activityguides/storyline_hatch.pdf

● https://www.pinterest.com/kmcdavid/reading-somebody-loves-you/

● https://huronacademy.wikispaces.com/file/view/Somebody+Loves+You+Mr+Hatch.p df

 

Earrings! by​ Judith Viorst

● http://languageartsreading.dadeschools.net/pdf/Writing/WritingSampleLessons/C omposing%20Lessons/1-EarringsPersuasiveLesson.pdf

● https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2yjGH7JS5s

● http://www.sps186.org/resources/languagearts/instruction/?p=22426

● http://www.lessonplanet.com/search?keywords=judith+viorst

● http://www.bhamcityschools.org/cms/lib5/AL01001646/Centricity/Domain/131/Opi nion%20Writing%20Primary%20Grades.pdf

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