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    The Recess Queen lesson plan

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    The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill. Mean Jean is the Recess Queen, and she rules the playground with an iron fist. No one dares to question her power until a new girl named Katie Sue comes to school. Not only is Katie Sue not intimidated by Mean Jean, she actually asks Mean Jean to jump rope with her. When the two girls become friends, the playground is once again safe for all. Full lesson plan at

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