Dr. Seuss used his literature to deliver valuable life lessons such as being yourself, accepting others as they are, use of imagination and reflection, outlooks on success, treating others respectfully, spirituality, changing points of view, facing adversity, not bragging, as well as many other life concepts. Throughout this course participants will look for the deeper meaning which can be found in the works of one of the most popular childrenʼs authors. Elementary teachers can use this course to support their efforts for character education, developing an attitude for service and kindness to others. Participants will compile lists of Dr Seuss books and videos and will create lessons that enhance social and emotional learning in the classroom.
Text costs range from $6-$26 depending on your choice of text.
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ISBN# 1575373521 by Lawrence Rzeznik Advance Publishing(TX)
In our text, Character Under Attack, Carl Sommer, an award-winning author and educator, addresses the issues of moral relativism, the rise of anticulturalism, and the philosophical battle raging behind the lack of character in today’s society of diminishing values.Buy from Amazon
ISBN# 0787962449 by Lawrence Rzeznik Jossey-Bass
In Building Character in Schools, Kevin Ryan and Karen Bohlin draw from nearly fifty years of combined field experience to offer a practical guide to character education -- designed to help children to know the good, love the good, and do the good.Buy from Amazon
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