Stand Up with a Story: Anti-Bullying Strategies
By Nicolien Buholzer, 826LA
Students team up to write collaborative short stories about a character who stands up to a bully and discover how they can help end bullying.
Narrative, Social-Emotional Learning
1 Session: 1 Hour
3 Lesson Handouts
1 Lesson slideshow
What Your Students Will Learn
Students will work in small groups to write a short story on how to stand up to a bully.
Common Core Alignments
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
Introduce a topic and group related information together; include illustrations when useful to aiding comprehension.
Establish a situation and introduce a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally.
Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons and information.
Introduce a topic or text clearly, state an opinion, and create an organizational structure in which related ideas are grouped to support the writer’s purpose.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
What Your Students Will Produce
Students write detailed short stories that include characters standing up to bullies.