asset-18Cooperation is the character trait for September.  Cooperation is working with others to accomplish a common purpose.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

responsibilityResponsibility is the character trait for October.  Responsibility is meeting obligations by being reliable, accountable, and dependable to self and others.Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant. We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

citizenshipCitizenship is the character trait for November.  Citizenship is knowing, understanding, and displaying a high regard for rules, laws, government, heritage and for those who have served and sacrificed for community and country.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

kindnessKindness is the character trait for December.  Kindness is being helpful, thoughtful, caring, compassionate, and considerate.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

respectRespect is the character trait for January.  Respect is showing consideration, understanding, and regard for people, places, and things.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

honestyHonesty is the character trait for February.  Honesty is being truthful, trustworthy, and sincere.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

self-controlSelf-Control is the character trait for March.  Self-Control is having discipline over one’s behavior and actions.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

toleranceTolerance is the character trait for April.  Tolerance is recognizing and respecting differences, values, and beliefs of other people.  Use this month’s classroom lesson plans and the Reality Lane (K-5) or Reality Avenue (6-12) character videos to integrate the trait into your students’ daily lives and bring the trait to life in a way that is relevant.  We also encourage families to do the related activities at home, some of which are listed below.

Elementary Curriculum Elementary Family Newsletter Character Videos

 

image068An additional resource for use in the home and classroom is the curriculum created by the Sun Sentinel, ‘Kids of Character – Using the Newspaper to Promote Good Character.’

Sun-Sentinel Guide Character Videos Home Activities