NAVIGATING FRIENDSHIPS SERIES

He's Not Just Teasing, I Lost my BFF, and Am I Weird?
All books are award-winning quick-read chapter books written for children ages 9 through 12 and are great for kids who are struggling with changing friendships, learning about self-advocacy and figuring out how to get along with others.
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He's Not Just Teasing!
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Malcolm has a problem, and his name is Joe.  Malcolm is often the target of good-natured ribbing because he's an excitable scatterbrain.  Malcolm knows the jokes and laughs at his expense are all in good fun and sometimes teach him a lesson.  But the snark coming from Joe isn't funny.  Joe taunts and bullies Malcolm but Malcolm's friends do nothing.  How will he deal with this?

This book is great for teaching the differences between teasing and bullying, the importance of self-advocacy and the power of kindness.

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I Lost My BFF!
Teacher & Counselor Activity Guide 
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This Teacher and Counselor Guide is designed to accompany the I Lost my BFF chapter book.  This guide includes text from the story along with discussion questions and activities for each chapter!  Engage students in meaningful conversations and relevant activities to help with their social and emotional development.

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He's Not Just Teasing!
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This teacher and counselor activity guide is designed to accompany the He's Not Just Teasing chapter book.  This guide includes the text from the story, along with discussion questions and activities for each chapter!  Engage students in meaningful conversation and relevant activities to help with their prosocial development.

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Am I Weird?

The middle school years can be tough, especially if you don't quite fit in.  When Eva looks around, she sees most people dress the same and enjoy the same activities.  When the other girls at school gather, they tolerate Eva but they sometimes gossip and do other things which make her uncomfortable.  It doesn't appeal to Eva, and she wonders...Am I Weird?

This book is great for teaching the importance in valuing your uniqueness, being true to yourself and finding friends who respect and value you.

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Sophia and Camila have been the best of friends for a long time now- since 1st grade.  They do EVERYTHING together.  So imagine Sophia's surprise when Camila starts spending more time with Christabel, and it's interfering with Sophia's time with her best friend.  All of this change is hard, and Sophia finds herself wondering if she did something wrong...did she lose her BFF?

This book is great in teaching about rejection and jealousy within friendships, how friendships change over time and the qualities of a good friend.

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Am I Weird? 
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This Teacher and Counselor Guide is designed to accompany the Am I Weird? chapter book.  This guide includes text from the story along with discussion questions and activities for each chapter!  Engage students in meaningful conversations and relevant activities to help with their social and emotional development.

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