Confessions of a Former Bully at BPAC
January 29, 2023 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Adapted For The Stage By Michelle Hoppe-Long
Based On The Books Confessions Of A Former Bully By Trudy Ludwig, Illustrated By Beth Adams; And
My Secret Bully By Trudy Ludwig, Illustrated By Abigail Marble
A tough subject takes center stage and explores how to heal after the hurt. When Katie, who never considered herself a bully, repeatedly teases classmate Monica, it pushes their friendship to a tipping point. Katie’s hurtful words and behavior lead her to the principal’s office to deal with the consequence of her actions with a counselor. Will she be able to salvage a friendship and regain the trust of her peers? Told from the perspective of the bully and the bullied, this story makes everyone consider how they treat others and want to be treated themselves.
Themes: Bullying, friendship
Recommended for grades 3rd and up