October: Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests …
Responsibility Reading List

K-2

I Will Be Fierce | Bea Birdsong
When Grandma Gives You a Lemon Tree | Jamie Deenihan
Even Superheroes Make Mistakes| Shelly Becker
It’s Not My Fault!

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Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests …
October – Responsibility

Grades K-2
Olivia Helps Mother Nature by Lauren Forte
Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes
Go, Little Green Truck! by Julia Kuo
Heckedy Peg by Audrey Wood
Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann

Grades 3-5
Rules by Cynthia Lord
The Trouble With Tuck by Theodore Taylor
Holes by Lois Sachar

Middle School
Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliet
Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan
Homecoming by Cynthia Voigt

High School
Chasing Jupiter by Racher Coker
The Schwa Was Here by Neal Shusterman

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Pet Ownership: Responsibility Saves Lives

October is Adopt-a-Shelter Pet Month. This article is in recognition of this and our trait of the month responsibility.

Responsible Pet Guardianship Saves Lives! Dogs and cats have been domesticated and in our homes for 10,000 years….

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Guest Column: Responsibility

According to Google, responsibility is “the state or fact of having a duty to deal with something, or having control over someone”. In other words – authority, control, power and leadership. Those are powerful words! In my opinion,…

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October Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests …
Responsiblity Reading List

“A Hero’s Guide to Deadly Dragons” by Cressida Cowell
“A Pet For Petunia” by Paul Schmid
“Al Capone Does My Shirts” by Gennifer Choldenko
“Arthur Meets the President” by Marc Brown
“Big Sister,…

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October Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests …
Responsiblity Reading List

“A Hero’s Guide to Deadly Dragons” by Cressida Cowell
“A Pet For Petunia” by Paul Schmid
“Al Capone Does My Shirts” by Gennifer Choldenko
“Arthur Meets the President” by Marc Brown
“Big Sister,…

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Responsiblity

“The Price of Greatness is Responsibility” -Winston Churchill

The Fall Season is upon us and with it comes the return of football.

The sights and sounds are vivid. Stadiums will be filled with people collectively cheering and rooting for their team….

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West Plains PACE celebrates good character at inaugural PACE Awards

The West Plains Chapter has made some big strides with character education in a short amount time. They became an official PACE chapter in January, and on May 1, they honored 14 students and their families at the West Plains Chamber May Membership Breakfast for “Youth Leadership on the West Plains.”…

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