Check out a Book on Respect from our Media Center!
Here are some suggestions:
The Berenstein Bears Show Some Respect by Jan Berenstein, Mike Berenstein
Kids Talk About Respect By Carrie Finn
Arthur's Eyes By M. Brown
Grouchy Ladybug by E. Carle
The Sneetches by Dr. Suess
The Patchwork Quilt by Valerie Florney
The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neil
Mr. Lincoln's Way by Patricia Polacco
The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi
The Sandwich Swap by Queen Rania of Jordan Al Abdullah
David Goes to School by David Shannon
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
Activities to practice RESPECT
2. Look up the definition of respect. Write it down. Now describe ways you have acted respectfully or disrespectfully this week.
3. Make a list of people you think are respectful and why you added them to your list.
4. Think of someone who is respectful and talk about why they would be a good friend.
5. Discuss why acting respectful is important.