Debrief of "You are the Teacher"
What worked, what didn't work, what could be done differently
Discussion of Teen Issues
Choose a novel to read about teen issues
Students will read and annotate “Clean Sweep” by Joan Bauer
Conflict in the story
Story’s Organization (how is the story organized – chronologically, through flashbacks, etc.)?
Students will answer constructed response questions for "Clean Sweep"
Read and annotate “Priscilla and the Wimps”
Have you ever had a run in with a bully? Explain.
• How would you describe a bully? What type of character traits do they have? How do they
move? How do they speak?
• Why do you think that bullies pick on people?
• Do you think that bullying will ever build a positive relationship with someone? Why or why