This The Girls by Amy Goldman Koss lesson plan also includes:
The Girls by Amy Goldman Koss is the focus of a character analysis lesson. Class members make a chart noting the names of specific characters in the book, noting attributes that define each character. They discuss bullying and peer pressure, then sketch the girls from the book, creating a metaphor that represents each.
- Have learners discuss the characters and their contributions to bullying in literature circles or pairs
- Designed for use after reading the book; have readers take notes throughout reading on character traits
- Provides suggested answers for the character chart
- Includes a printable resource that describes the cycle of bullying