Queer Youth Updates

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Books & Other Resources

Books to Engage Students on Bullying and Diversity (picture & chapter books); Guidelines for Choosing Books for Students That Deal with Bullying
Books for Students Inclusive of Gay Topics and Bullying
An Annotated Bibliography of Picture Books on Hurtful Teasing, Name-Calling and Bullying
An Annotated Bibliography of Chapter Books on Hurtful Teasing, Name-Calling and Bullying
Bullying and Gender: Picture Books Bullying and Gender: Chapter Books
Teasing or Bullying? Lesson for Grades 4-7
No Name-Calling Week: Elementary Lesson Plan Set
Cyberbullying: Understanding and Addressing Online Cruelty
(see righthand side for curriculum links): Sections Include –

Film(s) with Discussion Guides and/or Lesson Plans

Activities & Handouts for Students

A Bullying Survey
Stand Up!
Bullies Act Out
Playing the Bully Card
Allies: A Discussion Activity
Everyone’s a Helper
Think Before You Act — Handout
Teasing or Bullying — Handout
Activity: Bullying and LGBT Students
Trees of Caring and Circles of Caring Community: “Family Tree” Activities Showing Support for Children in All Families (K-3)