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A graphic novel to help kids set boundaries while facing peer pressure.
Willie and his friends are facing some difficult times. Bernard is being pressured to fight others. Derf is dealing with a tough home life, and making questionable choices. And Chelsey keeps lying to cover up for others. Put it all together and you can see that Peer Pressure is affecting the group in a negative way.
Fortunately, counselor Mr. J is here to help Willie and his friends learn the importance of setting boundaries and saying no when it counts! Willie learns that he and his friends all have a friendship bubble and anyone in that bubble is a close friend who will be trustworthy, caring and always accept you for who you are. Friends let you stay true to yourself and would not bully you into doing things you are not comfortable with.
The graphic novel style will speak to 3rd-8th grade students as they learn the power of resisting peer pressure. Included in the back of the book are tips for parents, counselors and educators.
From the Publisher
Follow Willie and his Friends as they navigate difficult social situations with the help of their counselor Mr. J!
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The Power of BystandersThe Power of Self-DThe Power of an Attitude of Gratitude