What is courage, anyway? It might be the one PACE trait easily be described in several different ways. It can be putting oneself at risk to help others. Or never backing down when one knows they are ‘fighting the good fight’….Read more ›
This is a scary time to be a child. While we recognize this statement could be used for many times, it feels especially true now. At the time of publication of this post, our world is facing a global pandemic and nearly everyone’s life is vastly different now than it was months ago….Read more ›
PACE provides a list of books focused on our trait of the month. Here is an expanded list of books, especially for the youngest at heart, focused on truth-telling. Need an family activity? Read one or two and email us a book review….Read more ›
Teaching trustworthiness is a challenge and it seems it has been always! Even “way back” in black and white TV days. Consider watching this educational video from the 1950s with your family or students. Eddie as he questions why he isn’t considered trustworthy and then learn to be trusted….Read more ›
Can one teach kindness? We think so and Steve Hartman from CBS and CBS Sunday Morning agrees. Check out his first Facebook Live lesson on kindness.
(The full list of his videos and lessons may be found here….Read more ›
Sometimes the best way to learn how to be is to learn how NOT to be. Here is a list of all the ways one can lose, or never earn, the trust of others. Perhaps discuss this list with the older children in your life or your coworkers/employees….Read more ›
How do you teaching trustworthiness? Perhaps consider talking about what happens when one does something that causes others to loose trust in that individual. Check out this page from Corner On Character for an activity. While they suggest blocks or tissue blocks –…Read more ›
Lies often lead to more lies. Here’s an activity to help your family talk about honesty and trustworthiness – using water and pennies as a visual.
Source: Corner on Character blog.
Thank you for PACE Partner KiDDS Dental for providing this resource….Read more ›
Consider a Family Night! A designated night, once a week, where you sit down with your family…have a lesson, an activity, and a treat. It’s a great way to spend time together as a family and teach your children about the MOST important things they don’t learn in school….Read more ›
Here’s fun page to color while taking to your children or students about honesty.
Click on the image to open a larger file, then save or print.
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Teaching kids about diligence? Perhaps try out this idea using Aesop’s fable “The Ant and the Grasshopper.”
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