The HERO BOOK Learning Lessons From the People You Admire is not just an exciting, engaging book to inspire children to be their best it is also a resource that lends itself to fulfill many State and National Standards in the classroom.
The attached Teachers Guide includes eight lesson plans in five main areas: character education, language arts, history, social studies, and physical education. It also offers additional literature, web sites, and organizations that you may use to enhance The Hero Book experience for you and for your students.
Beyond those addressed in our Guide, The Hero Book can be utilized to teach writing stories, conducting research, using primary sources, decision making, clarifying values, parts of speech, poetry, speaking, and interviewing skills.
These lessons were designed to offer you a place to begin they were written to address a wide range of skills and abilities. They can be easily modified to meet the unique needs of your students.
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