At Jonathan and South Marshall Elementary Schools!
Family Resource Center has the "Character Lessons" program (@ Jonathan) for the students. Worksheets on different Character traits are completed by grades each month and hung in the hallway for all to see!
"Character Counts! - Hero of the month" is a program (@ South Marshall) where one student from each homeroom is chosen for the character trait and information about them is displayed on bulletin board. Student also receives a "yard sign" to display in their yard for the month that they are chosen!
Six Character Traits:
Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need
Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do
Be tolerant & accepting of differences • Use good manners • Be considerate of others feelings
Do what you are supposed to do • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes • Set a good example for others
Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Treat all people fairly
Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer
CHARACTER COUNTS! Website: