Character Traits: Responsibility
These sites focus on character development and specifically the trait of responsibility. Learn what is considered to be a responsible act. Includes lesson plans and interactive activities. There are links to eThemes Resources on Character Education and teaching tips for Character Education.
Character Counts: Responsibility
This two-page PDF file has a list of things to do that encourage responsibility.
This page provides a list of suggested readings related to responsibility.
Exercising Character: Responsibility
This four-page PDF file has an activity for students to exercise the character trait of responsibility.
Learn about your rights and responsibilities as a local, national, and global citizen . Includes online activities and animations to watch. Note: This site has a link to a discussion forum.
Scholastic: Teacher Made Activities for Teaching Responsibility
Read strategies for teaching children about responsibility as shared by a third-grade teacher. NOTE: This site includes ads.
This lesson plan contains various activities that help students learn about the importance of community and their roles in the community. NOTE: This site includes ads.
The Responsibility Project by Liberty Mutual
Watch films about things that we face in life and learn how to act responsibly. Includes discussion guides.Note: This site includes blog.
Complete a sentence by filling in the missing term. Note: This is a follow-up activity from video on responsibility but it can also use without the video.
eThemes Resource: Character Education
These sites deal with character development in children. Read about character education in stories and do some class activities to teach children about making good choices. There is a printable pledge for students to sign. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on peer pressure and teaching tips for character education.
eThemes Resource: Teaching Tips: Character Education
Many school districts have character education programs. These sites explain what character education is. There are also lesson plans and interactive activities. Included are eThemes resources on conflict resolution, why rules are made, and the difference between a hero and a celebrity.