Who Is NOBODY? is featured on London Free Press TV.
The student must then dress NOBODY with something that represents their charitable effort— Jennifer O'Brien, TV Host
LFP’s Jennifer O’Brien visits a grade 2 classroom at Princess Anne French Immersion Public School in the Thames Valley District School Board. Students and teachers explain how this classroom based Character Education resource building empathy, respect and self-esteem.
Video at a Glance
School: Princess Anne French Immersion Public School School Board: Thames Valley District School Board Grade: 2 & 6 Teacher: Jessica Hoffman Some Who Is NOBODY? Projects completed by this class: Heart and Stroke, Angel Hair for Caner, London Cat Shelter
“Each grade 2 student at Princess Anne French Immersion School is helping to turn NOBODY into a SOMEBODY by doing a good deed in their community. The student must then dress NOBODY with something that represents their charitable effort.” – Jennifer O’Brien, London Free Press
“I put this on NOBODY (photo of a man with a dog) because my friend Perry has a disability and he can’t walk his dog.” – Jordan Daer, Grade 2 student
“I sewed on a catnip toy because I was donating time to help cats find a home.” – Isaac Arneill, Grade 2 student
“I carried laundry baskets and bags of clothes up and down the stairs because my grandma had a stroke. I put pants and socks on NOBODY.” – Ciara Robinson, Grade 2 student
“I put hair on NOBODY because I cut off all my hair and donated it to people who have cancer.” – Meshech Ashman, Grade 2 student
“I attached my sister’s stuffed dog because I walked and fed our dog.” – Keirsten McKay, Grade 2 student
“This project is aimed at building character and helping kids go from thinking about me to thinking about we.” – Jennifer O’Brien, London Free Press
This video appeared on LFP News on April 14th 2010
Who Is NOBODY? is a literacy-based bullying prevention program for Grades 1 – 12 that applies the curriculum to real-life experiences. Students build self-esteem by discovering their strengths and using them to help others.