These sites are about the book “The Hundred Dresses” by Eleanor Estes. Includes many lesson plans and activity ideas, plus information about Poland. Test your knowledge of the book with discussion questions, online quizzes, and interactive games. There are links to eThemes Resources on character education and friendship.
This lesson plan explores character traits by comparing and contrasting the two main characters from the story. Includes: materials; set up and prepare; directions for before, during and after reading; lesson extension; student assessment; assignments; and evaluation.
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This site has a PowerPoint about accepting people from other backgrounds. There are also quizzes for each chapter of the book. NOTE: The site does have an unmoderated message board and guest book that could contain inappropriate language.
These sites have tips on making friends and how to resolve common problems that threaten friendships. There are several classroom activity ideas to help foster friendships among students. Includes lists of recommended children's books as well as links to eThemes Resources on books that include this theme.
These sites deal with character development in children. Read about character education in stories and do some class activities to teach children about making good choices. There is a printable pledge for students to sign. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on peer pressure.