Teach Me Lesson Plans Activities Community literacy

Welcome to Friends Make a World of Difference, an educational and beary fun web site from Build-A-Bear Workshop®!

We hope you enjoy your adventures on our site where you will find educational activities and lesson plans to enrich children's imaginations and instill positive values.

Lesson Plans

The Friends Make a World of Difference program developed by Build-A-Bear Workshop® will enhance your curricula while engaging your students in important lessons about character and diversity.


We at Build-A-Bear Workshop® hope that you have a beary good time on our Friends Make a World of Difference site!

*Bearemy®, our Build-A-Bear Workshop huggable teddy bear mascot, is the pawfect visitor to your school's next assembly. Bearemy, along with a Bear Builder store associate can visit your school for activities like:

  • Story Time
  • School Pep Rallies
  • Traveling Teddy® Activities
  • Or other special occasions your school is hosting.


Build-A-Bear Workshop® is beary proud to support organizations that help children and animals. Through our partners' web sites discover educational and community activities for your children or students.