Character Education

What is Character?

Character is a person's disposition to think, feel, and act in ways that help oneself and others.

Character development is about making the right choices. Character development can equip you with the tools and motivation necessary to be the change you wish to see in the world. Redwood Middle School.spotlights character themes throughout the school year.

2017-2018 Character Themes

 

WORDS TO LIVE BY….


September:
        MANNERS
            Demonstrating socially acceptable behavior including politeness
October:
            RESPECT
            Demonstrating appreciation and consideration for self and others
November: 
            ACCEPTANCE
            Demonstrating an awareness of and respect for differences among all people
December:
            COOPERATION &
TEAMWORK
            Demonstrating qualities that bring higher performance
January:
           

HONESTY &

TRUST

            Demonstrating integrity
February:
            KINDNESS
            Demonstrating consideration for others in words and actions
March:             COMPASSION &
FAIRNESS

            Demonstrating empathy for and equitable treatment of others
April:             RESPONSIBILITY
            Demonstrating personal and social accountability
May:             PERSEVERANCE
            Demonstrating a steady persistence in spite of difficulties