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Guidance (X) - Elementary (X)

Bike Safety with Bill Nye the Science Guy (1993)

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Take a ride with Bill Nye and learn about the fascinating world of bicycle safety. From hand signals and rules of the road, to valuable tips from professional cyclists.

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Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:16
Bike Safety with Bill Nye the Science Guy

First Grade Takes a Test

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When the lady from the principal’s office brings in a test for the first grade class, the children have trouble when they realize that none of the multiple-choice answers are exactly right.

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Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:10
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Wise Owl Says: When Telling Isn't Tattling (2006)

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This engaging video or DVD combines animation and live-action segments to help young viewers understand the difference between tattling (which aims to land someone else in trouble) and telling (which aims to help someone solve a problem).

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:12
Wise Owl Says: When Telling Isn't Tattling

Silent on the Sidelines: Why We Ignore Bullying (2005)

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Video program will help teens see what can happen when the group decides to exert its power and not tolerate bullying behavior.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
High
Length: 
00:24
Silent on the Sidelines: Why We Ignore Bullying

What's a Bully? (2006)

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Bullies usually see themselves as people who like to "tease" or just have some fun. This program tells the stories of four kids who learn that what they see as fooling around, others see as bullying.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Length: 
00:17
What's a Bully?

We're In, You're Out: Looking at Cliques (2005)

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Finding their niche in a particular social group can be the most important focus in a youngster's life. The idea of being left out or not belonging to a particular group can make kids miserable. This program helps youngsters look at the positive and negative impact of cliques on both individual groups.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Length: 
00:16
We're In, You're Out: Looking at Cliques

Amazing Kids of Character Series (2008)

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This uplifting five-part series highlights crucial cornerstones of character courage, empathy, perseverance, respect and responsibility by showing real kids who achieved amazing results for themselves and their communities. Each character trait is represented with three different profiles of truly amazing kids and hosted by a diverse, multiethnic group of students from around the country.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Length: 
00:52
Amazing Kids of Character Series

Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon (Unabridged)

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Amber Brown and Justin Daniels are best friends. They sit next to each other in school, help each other with fractions and spelling, and always stick up for one another. But when Justin finds out that he is moving away, everything begins to change.

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Lexile: 
720L
Length: 
01:45
Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon (Unabridged)

Amber Brown Wants Extra Credit (Unabridged)

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Amber Brown is in deep trouble. Lately, no matter what she does, it isn't enough. She straightens up her room - sort of. She does her homework - well, most of it. And she agrees to meet Max, her mother's new boyfriend - but she doesn't agree to like him. Now her mother is angry, her teacher wants all of her homework, and Max keeps trying to make her laugh. What's Amber to do?

Grade Level: 
Lexile: 
710L
Length: 
01:20
Amber Brown Wants Extra Credit (Unabridged)

Amber Brown Sees Red (Unabridged)

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Meet Amber Brown, the unforgettable third-grader whose spunk and good humor help her survive the joys and sorrows that life delivers in Amber Brown Sees Red.

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Lexile: 
680L
Length: 
01:18
Amber Brown Sees Red (Unabridged)

Amber Brown Is Feeling Blue (Unabridged)

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Nine-year-old Amber Brown faces further complications because of her parents' divorce when her father plans to move back from Paris and she must decide which parent she will be with on Thanksgiving.

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Lexile: 
760L
Length: 
01:45
Amber Brown Is Feeling Blue (Unabridged)

Frenemies: Unhealthy Friendships and What to do About Them (2012)

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What is a frenemy? How can you recognize a frenemy? How can a frenemy hurt you? Can you fix a relationship with a frenemy? When do you walk away from a friendship? This 18-minute video and print curriculum explores friendships gone awry and provides elementary students with strategies for coping with difficult friendships.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:21
Frenemies: Unhealthy Friendships and What to do About Them

School Rules: Being a Good Citizen at School (2012)

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What does it take to be a good school citizen? How can students become better citizens at school? Engaging, age-appropriate program hosts help students understand five pillars of good school citizenship:

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Length: 
00:14
School Rules: Being a Good Citizen at School

When Sophie Gets Angry--Really, Really Angry...

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Sophie gets mad, climbs a tree to calm down, and is soon ready to come home to her loving family. "The text is...brief, for it is Bang's double-page illustrations, vibrating with saturated colors, that reveal the drama of the child's emotions." - School Library Journal, starred review. "Bang's strong, nonproscriptive acknowledgment of a feeling most children will recognize will be welcomed." - Booklist, starred review
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When Sophie Gets Angry--Really, Really Angry...

When You See Bullying Happen: What a Bystander Can Do (2005)

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Shows elementary students how to take an active role in stopping a bully. Notes that a bystander who does nothing helps the bully, not the victim. Reminds students they can tell the bully how they feel, stand up together as a group, be an ally to the victim, or tell an adult. Encourages them to be part of the solution, not a passive part of the problem.

Grade Level: 
Elementary
Middle
Length: 
00:17
When You See Bullying Happen: What a Bystander Can Do

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