Literature: "There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom" by Louis Sachar
These sites includes some suggested activities to go along with the book plus other information about bullying, dealing with bullies, characterization of those involved, and more. Includes interactive quizzes and games. Has links to eThemes Resources on author Louis Sachar, graphic organizers, story elements, and book activities.
"There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom" Literature Unit
This literature unit includes a daily reading journal, a mixed review, extension activities, a book report form, analogies for the book, a word wall, quiz, writing prompts and vocabulary activities, and a final review quiz.
Watch a short movie with Tim and Moby about bullying, then take a pop quiz. NOTE: This site is available by subscription only.
PBS Kids Go!: It's My Life" Bullies: What is Bullying?
This site includes a description of bullying and links to related topics can be found under the "Topics on Bullies" heading. You can also play the online "Beat the Bully" game or vote in a reader's poll. NOTE: This site is also available in Spanish. NOTE: This site links to a discussion board and a blog.
KidsHealth: Dealing with Bullies
Students can read or listen to this four-page article about strategies for dealing with bullies. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Kansas Safe Schools Resource Center: Definitions/Characteristics of Bullying
This resource can help teachers and students to leaarn about the characteristics and characterizations of bullies, victims, and bystanders.
eThemes Resource: Author Study: Louis Sachar
This resource is about the life and work of the author Louis Sachar. Includes interviews and articles. Two eThemes Resources about story elements and book activities are referenced.
eThemes Resource: Literature: Book Activities
These hands-on activities can be used to supplement almost any book. Includes class activities to increase reading comprehension and vocabulary. Includes a link to eThemes Resource on story elements.
eThemes Resource: Literature: Story Elements
This resource includes information and hands-on activities about story elements such as setting, characterization, and plot. Also includes activitites about sequencing and cause and effect. Has a link to eThemes Resource on book activities.
eThemes Resource: Graphic Organizers
These sites contain printable and interactive graphic organizers to be used in the classroom. Includes KWL charts, webs, clusters, timelines, outlines, fish diagrams, story maps, comparing charts, cause and effect charts, and more. Some sites explain how and why to use graphic organizers in the classroom.