A. Lesson Proper:
- Be Honest. Tell the truth; be sincere; don't mislead or withhold key information in relationships of trust; don't steal.
- Demonstrate integrity. Stand up for your beliefs about right and wrong; be your best self; resist social pressure to do wrong.
- Keep promises. Keep your word and honor your commitments; pay your debts and return what you borrow.
- Be loyal. Stand by family, friends, employers, community and country; don't talk about people behind their backs.
- Be responsible. Think before you act; consider consequences; be accountable and 'take your medicine'.
- Pursue excellence. Do your best with what you have; don't quit easily.
- Be kind and caring. Show you care through generosity and compassion; don't be selfish or mean.
- Treat all people with respect. Be courteous and polite; judge all people on their merits; be tolerant, appreciative and accepting of individual differences.
- Be fair. Treat all people fairly; be open-minded; listen to others and try to understand what they are saying and feeling.
- Be a good citizen. Obey the law and respect authority; vote, volunteer your efforts; protect the environment.
These principles are also an excellent basis for developing a Personal Value System. As mentioned, you can't go wrong by using them to guide your actions. They can help you develop solid friendships, a good career and a foundation of good reputation and integrity.
- Giving of sentences with an appropriate character trait.
- The class will be grouped into 7 from which they will simulate a situation of a child that has a good character trait.