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Character Education » 2019-2020 Character Essays

2019-2020 Character Essays

 

JANUARY - LOYALTY

Staying firm in your friendships, or supporting a person or a cause.

 

FEBRUARY - JUSTICE

Upholding fair and lawful behavior, and imposing discipline on those who don’t follow the rules.

 

MARCH - SELF-RELIANCE

Having confidence in your own self worth with the ability to rely on your strengths.

 

APRIL - SELF-DISCIPLINE

Being able to control yourself, to work hard, and to behave without needing anyone else to tell you what to do.

 

MAY - TRUSTWORTHINESS

Being honest and following strong ethical values so that people respect and trust you.

 

JUNE - HONOR

Doing what is right, ethical, moral, and respectful.

 

JULY - PATRIOTISM

Honoring and supporting the United States of America by our words and actions, and encouraging others to do the same.

AUGUST - RESPECT

Being polite to others in how we speak and act towards them.

 

SEPTEMBER - HONESTY

Telling the truth, being straightforward, and having actions free from fraud.

 

OCTOBER - RESPONSIBILITY

Doing the things you are expected to do, and accepting the consequences of your actions.

 

NOVEMBER - COMPASSION

Caring about others, treating them with kindness, and helping people in need.

 

DECEMBER - PERSEVERANCE

Starting something and continuing to do it until it is complete, despite any obstacles or difficulties along the way.