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Character Education

BUILDING KIDS OF CHARACTER

 

2019-2020 Schedule

 

 

 

MONTH

PILLAR

SPIRIT DAY

September

Golden Rule / Kick-off Event

Wednesday, September 6

October

Respect: Yellow

Wednesday, October 2

November

Citizenship: Purple

Wednesday, November 6

December

Caring: Red

Wednesday, December 4

January

Responsibility: Green

Wednesday, January 8

February

Trustworthiness: Blue

Wednesday, February 5

March

Fairness: Orange

Wednesday, March 4

April

Review

Wednesday, April 1

May

Wrap-Up

Wednesday, May 6

 

 

 

Trustworthiness – Think True Blue

 

Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do • Have the courage to do the right thing • Build a good reputation • Be loyal — stand by your family, friends and country

 

Respect – Think the Golden Rule

 

Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule • Be tolerant of differences • Use good manners, not bad language • Be considerate of the feelings of others • Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone • Deal peacefully with anger, insults and disagreements

 

Responsibility – Think Garden or Money

 

Do what you are supposed to do • Persevere: keep on trying! • Always do your best • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act — consider the consequences • Be accountable for your choices

 

Fairness – Dividing an Orange in Equal Parts to Share

 

Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Don’t blame others carelessly

 

Caring – Think Heart

 

Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need

 

Citizenship – Think About Representation of State

 

Do your share to make your school and community better • Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment