Personalized posters celebrate attributes related to academic success, and students recognize and set goals for good qualities within themselves.
Social-emotional learning, self-esteem, interpersonal skills, character development, positive climate
Black marker, cardstock, colored pencils, crayons, 3-D foam tape, glue
Good character strengthens the classroom community, builds relationships between students and enhances self-esteem. Following a kickoff with this lesson, use praise and positive reinforcement to acknowledge demonstration of good character throughout the year.
Die-cut the materials for student use prior to the lesson.
Assess student understanding of good character by assembling a class poster, summarizing a class code of conduct. Students can vote on their top five attributes and discuss ways to exemplify each trait.
Lesson Plan Source
Cre8time, through partnership with EducationWorld
GRADES K - 4
NA-VA.K-4.1 Understanding and Applying Media, Techniques, and Processes
NA-VA.K-4.5 Reflecting Upon and Assessing the Characteristics and Merits of Their Work and the Work of Others
NA-VA.K-4.6 Making Connections Between Visual Arts and Other Disciplines
GRADES 5 - 8
NA-VA.5-8.1 Understanding and Applying Media, Techniques, and Processes
NA-VA.5-8.5 Reflecting Upon and Assessing the Characteristics and Merits of Their Work and the Work of Others
NA-VA.5-8.6 Making Connections Between Visual Arts and Other Disciplines
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