Character Education

April 2019 Word of the Month: Persistence

April 2019 Word of the Month: Persistence

Be Persistent! Overview: Persistence is the continuous effort to do or achieve something even when faced with barriers, obstacles, hurdles, snags and stumbling blocks. Assembly Read Aloud: Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems When the Bus Driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take […]

See the World: Kenya

See the World: Kenya

Second stop…..let’s board the plane and head to Kenya! When visiting another country it is always helful to know a few basic words in order to effectively communicate! What language is spoken in Africa? Do you know any African words? What are they?  Can you share them with your classmates? Let’s look at the video […]

December 2018 Word of the Month: Kindness

December 2018 Word of the Month: Kindness

Be kind! K is for kindness! It’s a simple word, it’s true, but it’s amazing what a word can do! How will you be kind today? Small actions make a big difference! Kindness is the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate. PASS IT ON! Assembly Read Aloud: Pass It On by Sophy Henn When you see something terrific, smile […]

Famous Failures

Famous Failures

It’s easy to make fun of stuff – it’s cooler to make stuff! Kid President has a life-long wish fulfilled when he gets to see how jet engines are made and is provided with the inspiration to finish a project of his own. Use the Executive Function Rubric to see how you can develop your […]

Skip to toolbar