and Reference on Stories and Character Ed
This page contains teacher and parent
references for resource books, songs, story collections and videos for
overall character education traits. For individual character traits, go to
the individual traits on this site. They include
Fairness, Citizenship, Caring,
Respect, Responsibility, Peace and Empathy.
Counts - a character education program from the Josephson Institute,
Center for Youth Ethics
Stories to Grow By with
Hootie Owl - just put in the kind of story you are looking for and the
character trait and viola...Hootie will recommend a story. Click on the title
and it is at your fingertips.
- article on importance of moral values through storytelling
The Children’s Book of Virtues, William J. Bennett, editor, Simon &
Schuster, New York, 1995. This book has sections on Self-Discipline, Compassion,
Responsibility, Honesty. Look up stories
cited in the index since the Table of Contents only lists categories of stories.
Be-Bop Your Best - by Red Grammer -
He brings his voice and
irrepressible playfulness to Character Development - Truthfulness,
Responsibility, Kindness, Fairness, Integrity, Citizenship . . . and many