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R.J.Palacio

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"Wonder" by R. J. Palacio is a wonderful book (no pun intended) to use for teaching kindness.  Below are several resources you may like to review:

 

http://www.randomhouse.com.au/content/teachers/wonderteachingnotes.pdf

 

http://www.lakewoodcityschools.org/userfiles/2658/Wonder%20-%20comp%203_8%20-%20audiopdf.pdf

 

https://lessons4teachers.wikispaces.com/file/view/Character+Education+Novel+Unit+Wonder.pdf

 

http://www.randomhouse.com/teachers/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Wonder_EG_WEB.pdf

 

http://smpl.org/uploadedfiles/library/programs_and_events/citywide_reads/wonder.pdf

 

 

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The Quiltmaker's Gift

The Quiltmaker's Gift is a beautiful picture book that celebrates the value of generosity, the spirit of community, and the quilting tradition.
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Overview, Random Acts of Kindness Education Lesson Plans

This easy to follow introductory video will let you know how to work with The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation's kindness education video series. Thanks fo...
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Living the Dream: 100 Acts of Kindness - ReadWriteThink

Living the Dream: 100 Acts of Kindness - ReadWriteThink | Choose Kindness | Scoop.it
This lesson provides the “action piece” for any study of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In this project, students participate in Dr. King’s dream by doing 100 acts of kindness.
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Corduroy - Book Review

Corduroy - Book Review | Choose Kindness | Scoop.it
Is Corduroy OK for your child? Read Common Sense Media's book review to help you make informed decisions.
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Interview: Jacqueline Woodson Talks About Her Picture Book ‘Each Kindness’ | School Library Journal

Interview: Jacqueline Woodson Talks About Her Picture Book ‘Each Kindness’ | School Library Journal | Choose Kindness | Scoop.it
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Your Space @ NBPLS: Post-It Library Love

Your Space @ NBPLS: Post-It Library Love | Choose Kindness | Scoop.it

When I came across Kindness Girl's idea for leaving anonymous notes in library books as part of her Guerrilla Kindness campaign I thought: Best. Ever. I finally know what to do with that rainbow stack of Post-Its that's been sitting in my desk for five years and never seems to get smaller: Head to the library with some Post-Its and a Sharpie!


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ICDL - How to contribute

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The Quiltmaker's Gift is available on this website.

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"Corduroy" by Don Freeman

"Corduroy" is a children's book written by Don Freeman in 1968. Ten years later this American writer published a sequel, entitled "A Pocket for Corduroy". In...
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Kindness

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Books That Heal Kids is using Pinterest, an online pinboard to collect and share what inspires you.
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Lesson Plans & Pilot Program | Random Acts of Kindness

Lesson Plans & Pilot Program | Random Acts of Kindness | Choose Kindness | Scoop.it
Teach kindness in the classroom with these well made lesson materials.
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