Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

Websites for Teachers

#ShineBright — A Celebration of Uniqueness

  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical also ties in with the #ShineBright social media campaign which is a celebration of uniqueness that will be championed by PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center.  Following this link will bring you to their website where workshops, lesson plans and special performances will use the story as a platform for teaching important lessons about diversity and tolerance.

The Story Behind “Rudolph the Red-Nosed-Reindeer”

  • This snopes.com article discusses the origination of Rudolph the Red-Nosed-Reindeer book by Robert L. May. It also briefly discusses the differences between the book, song, and movie.

Celebrating Differences

  • This blog by a school counselor pulls out discussion points about staying true to yourself and celebrating the differences of everyone from the movie Rudolph the Red-Nosed-Reindeer. Good discussion ideas to help your students reflect upon their feelings after seeing the play.