ALEX Classroom Resource

  

Arthur Comics: So Funny I Forgot to Laugh

  Classroom Resource Information  

Title:

Arthur Comics: So Funny I Forgot to Laugh

URL:

http://grownups.pbskids.org/arthur/games/comic_sofunny/index.html

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Interactive/Game

Overview:

This is a free interactive from PBS Kids that can be used to teach students about bullying. Explore the topic of bullying in this interactive comic, So Funny I Forgot to Laugh, based on the characters and storyline from the PBS children’s series ARTHUR. When Arthur takes his teasing too far, it upsets Sue Ellen. Can Arthur find a way to apologize for bullying Sue Ellen and save their friendship? The interactive pauses at important scenes for discussion questions and allows students to choose their own ending.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: K
K.4.3) Describe how to express feelings to prevent a conflict from starting.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 1
1.2.1) Contrast tattling with reporting aggression, bullying, and violent behavior.

a. List healthy foods served by the school cafeteria.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 2
2.4.2) Explain ways that bullying and excessive teasing can be hurtful.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 2
2.4.3) Demonstrate how to communicate with others with kindness and respect.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 3
3.4.3) Recognize causes of conflicts and apply nonviolent strategies to manage or resolve situations.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.4.1) Demonstrate skills that communicate care, consideration, and respect for self and others.

Examples: parent, school nurse, counselor

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.4.2) Describe the various types of bullying and effects on the victim.

Examples: types -through social media; effects--depression, suicide, eating disorders

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 5
5.4.2) Compare positive and negative ways to respond to conflict and bullying.

Tags: bullying, empathy, teasing
License Type: Custom Permission Type
See Terms: https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/help/terms-of-use/
For full descriptions of license types and a guide to usage, visit :
https://creativecommons.org/licenses
Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
Accessibility
Comments

This Arthur cartoon is a great way to teach children about bullying and respect for others.

PBS LearningMedia is a free resource.  Teachers can create a free account to gain access to additional resources including videos, interactives, and printables.  Teachers can also assign resources through Google Classroom.

 

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Author: Michelle Frye
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit