Below are three easy ideas to stimulate family conversation and activity to explore character concepts, aligned with your child’s school PACE character education program.

May – Courage
Displaying integrity in spite of obstacles and challenges.

  • TALK – use this prompt to start a conversation with your family about this month’s character trait:
    What are some things in your life that require courage??
  • LEARN – explore this month’s character trait through these books available from the Spokane County Library District.
  • DO – explore this month’s character trait through these engagement activities:
    • What is something new you would like to try? Ask each member of your family this question. Maybe it’s running for class officer, maybe it’s trying out for a team, do you want to reach out and make a new friend, it could even be starting a new business. Whatever it may be, ask others what they hope to do, what obstacles and challenges they may face and how having courage will help lead them to success.


You may print the Character Moments for Families page here:

PACE Character Moments for Families-May