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Margaret Clauder Presents - Big Thought Artist

The Hero is Within YOU!

Time Frames
During School Day, After School, Summer
On Campus Program
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Community/Fam.


Using storytelling and puppetry, performing artist Margaret Clauder, will engage children in learning to recognize and avoid the 3 types of bullying: Physical, relational, and verbal. Children will learn strategies to avoid being the victim of a bully, as well as how to react when they see bullying occur. This program is based on "Don't Laugh At Me", a teacher's guide for creating a ridicule-free classroom, a project of Operation Respect.

Students Will

  • Build awareness of what a put-down, and a put-up is through listening to a story about a bully being told, then re-told.
  • Develop empathy in children.
  • Create a common language around put-downs, and put-up behavior
  • Develop a commitment to positive interactions.
  • Hear a song titled "Don't Laugh At Me" and be given the words to learn.


Dates: Available any day of the week
Times: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Duration: 45 minutes with a 15 minute break between programs.
School Fee: $425 for two back to back shows and $850 for five shows on one day
Minimum Attendance: 15
Maximum Attendance: 100
Bilingual: No
Technical Needs: a 6 foot table
Other Information: Check on line calendar first for availability:

Scheduling / Booking

Instructions: On-line calendar is available at to help you determine availability of artist. Call 817.980.1760 to confirm your booking request.
Deadline: Must contact and book a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.
Cancellation Policy: Bookings may be cancelled up to two (2) calendar weeks before performance without penalty. Bookings cancelled within two (2) calendar weeks of performance but up to one (1) calendar week before performance may be rescheduled as artist's bookings allow. Bookings cancelled within one (1) calendar week of performance will require balanced paid in full and rescheduling is at artist's discretion.
After School Policy: Teachers are required to remain in room during performance. Artist will discuss and define the seating area and performance area prior to start of performance. Photographs are permitted; however, no video recording of performance is allowed.

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