Conflict Resolution and Character Development


Our school is a MEMBER SCHOOL of The Character Network. We play stories by Jim Lord and our Anza students for our entire student body weekly. These stories encourage a BULLY-FREE, safe environment for our campus while promoting POSITIVE PERSONAL VISION for each of our students. The Character Network offers these same stories plus a number of other resources for use by students and parents at home FREE OF CHARGE when you use our school's MEMBER CODEThe regular subscription price is $29.95 per year, but because our school is a member, it is available to you FREE by visiting this web-page:www.TheCharacterNetwork.org/Parent-Subscription.

Once there, notice the blank for "Member Code." 

Simply enter our school's member code: 2396-15 . (It is important to enter all the numbers including the dash.)

Please use these resources FREE as a part of helping to reinforce at home the positive messages your child hears at school! 


Please take time to review the A, B,C, D's of Conflict with your child:
A - Avoid, walk away if you can
B - Be calm and breath
C - Communicate with Confidence (examples: "Leave me alone. Stop, I don't like that.") 

D - Don't make things worse by arguing or fighting.

 

The definition of bullying:
Bullying is when someone repeatedly and on purpose says or does mean or hurtful things to another person who has a hard time defending himself or herself (an imbalance of power). 


Wednesday Stories for 2016:

January 6 Bully Alert: Comparing Grades

 

January 13 Bully Alert: Rebecca and her 3 Friends

 

January 20 Beginning of a Hero: Martin Luther King Jr.

 

January 27: Bully Alert: Achievers and Non Achievers

 

February 3: Beginning of a Hero: Roberto Clemente

 

February 10: Beginning of a Hero: Abraham Lincoln

 

February 17: Beginning of a Hero: George Washington Carver

 

February 24: Beginning of a Hero: Booker T. Washington

 

March 3: Beginning of a Hero: Dr. Seuss

 

March 9: Beginning of a Hero: Laura Ingles Wilder

 

March 16: Beginning of a Hero: Rosa Parks

 

March 23: Beginning of a Hero: Barbara Jordan

 

March 30: Beginning of a Hero: Helen Keller

 

April 13: Bully Alert: Erica didn’t Tattle

 

April 20: Bully Alert: Bully Alert: The Litter Bug # 16

 

April 27: Bully Alert: Scary Stories

 

May 4: Bully Alert: The Cafeteria Kicker

 

May 11: Bully Alert: He’s Just my Little Brother

 

May 18: Bully Alert: The Chair


May 25: Bully Alert: Tevin Gives the Wrong Answer


June 1: Bully Alert: End of the School Year Discussion


June 8: Bully Alert: Thumper Gets Stopped