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This page will connect you to all the materials on this website that are related to these two video series:
The Six Pillars of Charactersm
Getting Along with Groark
formerly “Prevent Violence with Groark”


Teaching Guides:  The Teaching Guides (discussion guides) for all Popcorn Park videos are on this website in both English and Spanish. Scroll down this page to access the guide you are looking for.



Songs:  The songs in these videos are simply the best. If you’d like to teach them to your children, you’ll find the lyrics right here.



Coloring Pages:  Would your children like to color in the Popcorn Park Puppets? Click on the characters on the left to get blackline masters that you can duplicate and hand out.



Classroom Discussions:  Thoughtful, reflective discussions are essential to getting the most out of any character education experience. These articles present facilitation techniques (including Socratic Method) for conducting lively, productive, meaningful discussions with your students. Click here.



And More: This website is loaded with additional helpful goodies for character educators. Go to the home page and check it out.


TEACHING GUIDES – Click on the video title.
The Six Pillars of Character: Trustworthiness
Seis Pilares del Carácter: Confiabilidad
Groark Learns About Controlling Anger
Groark Aprende a Controlar el Enojo
The Six Pillars of Character: Respect
Seis Pilares del Carácter: Respeto
Groark Learns About Working Out Conflicts
Groark Aprende a Resolver Conflictos
The Six Pillars of Character: Responsibility
Seis Pilares del Carácter: Responsabilidad
Groark Learns About Listening
Groark Aprende a Escuchar a Los Demás
The Six Pillars of Character: Fairness
Seis Pilares del Carácter: Justicia
Groark Learns About Bullying
Groark Aprende sobre la Intimidación (Bullying)
The Six Pillars of Character: Caring
Seis Pilares del Carácter: Bondad
Groark Learns About Prejudice
Groark Aprende sobre el Prejuicio
The Six Pillars of Character: Citizenship
Seis Pilares del Carácter: Ciudadanía

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