Character Builders: Books and Activities for Character by Liz Knowles,Martha Smith

By Liz Knowles,Martha Smith

This publication by way of recognized authors Liz Knowles and Martha Smith (Boys and Literacy, studying Rules!, etc.) fills the necessity for a K-12 source for lecturers and librarians looking for fabrics and job principles for personality schooling in any respect grade degrees. It comprises 12 chapters―one on each one advantage: empathy, recognize, braveness, humor, accountability, perseverance, loyalty, honesty, cooperation, tolerance, citizenship, and forgiveness. every one bankruptcy has an inventory of comparable virtues, a definition, a number of necessary recognized charges, listings of individuals and firms who've validated the advantage, comparable subject matters for additional curricular exploration and dialogue questions. there's additionally an entire directory of annotated titles divided into 5 sections: photograph books, fundamental (gr. 1-3), intermediate (gr. 3-5), center tuition (gr. 5-8) and younger grownup (gr. 8-12).

This booklet by way of famous authors Liz Knowles and Martha Smith (Boys and Literacy, examining Rules!, etc.) fills the necessity for a K-12 source for academics and librarians trying to find fabrics and task principles in any respect grade degrees. It includes 12 chapters―one on every one advantage: empathy, recognize, braveness, humor, accountability, perseverance, loyalty, honesty, cooperation, tolerance, citizenship, and forgiveness. each one bankruptcy has a list of similar virtues, a definition, a number of valuable well-known costs, listings of individuals and agencies who've verified the advantage, comparable themes for additional curricular exploration and dialogue questions. there's additionally a whole directory of annotated titles divided into 5 sections: photo books, basic (gr. 1-3), intermediate (gr. 3-5), center college (gr. 5-8) and younger grownup (gr. 8-12). additionally, Knowles and Smith provide lists of different sturdy specialist books and websites to refer to in construction your school's personality schooling application. a special characteristic of this booklet is a piece in every one bankruptcy known as, in motion within which the authors supply rules to percentage with scholars comparable to Empathy in motion: Be well mannered within the cafeteria, Be sort and necessary to these with psychological and actual demanding situations, percentage your offers with those that have none. Grades K-12.

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