1st Six Weeks
Responsibility is the ability to distinguish between right and wrong and to be accountable for one’s behavior.
It means the same as accountability.
(Please read this Storybird book about responsibility. It was written by Mrs. Higgins, another elementary school counselor in the district.)
Is it hard to be a Responsible Person? by Thiggins on Storybird
2nd Six Weeks
Empathy is the ability to identify with and understand somebody else’s feelings or difficulties.
It means the same as understanding and compassion.
(Please read this Storybird book about empathy. It was written by Mrs. Higgins, another elementary school counselor in the district.)
How to become an Empathetic Person by Thiggins on Storybird
3rd Six Weeks
Kindness is being sympathetic and caring.
It means the same as gentleness and loving.
4th Six Weeks
Honesty is being truthful, fair and trustworthy.
It means the same as integrity.
5th Six Weeks
Acceptance is the willingness to treat someone or something of different views, cultures, religions or appearance with fairness.
It means the same as open-mindedness.
I Am Who I Am. Isn't That Cool?
6th Six Weeks
Courage is the ability to face difficulty or uncertainty without being overcome with fear.
It means the same as bravery and valor.