Publish date: September 13th 2012
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile
Pages no: 48
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Middle Grade
, Picture Books
, Social Issues
Bully is a great book to use during the first few days of school for grades first-fifth. This book is about young students who want to be accepted in school and online bullying takes place during this adjustment of a girl moving to a new school. Online bullying occurs more than people think, so I th...
I found this a shallow and inauthentic story about standing up to a school bully. The characters just didn't click with me at all and the plot was the same as Mean Girls, but not funny.
Picture book isn't the right format for this.
I love Patricia Polacco and this is a relevant topic today. I read this with my 11-year-old daughter, who is also in 6th grade, and she thought it wasn't harsh enough to teach kids a lesson. She's watched films about bullying and read a couple of YA books, so this was a little tame for her, I gues...
Online bullying in 6th grade, a story about a timely subject.
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