Pillars of Character

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  • Trustworthiness
    Be honest / Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal
    Be reliable – do what you say you’ll do / Have the courage to do the right thing
    Build a good reputation ? Be loyal – stand by your family, friends, and country
  • Respect
    Treat others with respectful follow the Golden Rule
    Be tolerant and accepting of differences
    Use good manners, not bad language
    Be considerate of the feelings of others
    Don’t threaten, hit, or hurt anyone
    Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements
  • Responsibility
    Do what you are suppose to do / Plan ahead
    Persevere: keep on trying! / Always do your best / Use self-control
    Be self-disciplined / Think before you act – consider the consequences
    Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes
    Set a good example for others
  • Fairness
    Play by the rules / Take turns and share
    Be open-minded; listen to others / Don’t take advantage of others
    Don’t blame others carelessly¬†/ Treat all people fairly
  • Caring
    Be kind / Be compassionate and show you care
    Express gratitude / Forgive others / Help people in need
  • Citizenship
    Do your share to make your school and community better
    Cooperate / Get involved in community affairs
    Stay informed; vote / Be a good neighbor
    Obey laws and rules / Respect authority
    Protect the environment / Volunteer