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The Resource Character education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents, Sharron L. McElmeel

Character education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents, Sharron L. McElmeel

Label
Character education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents
Title
Character education
Title remainder
a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents
Statement of responsibility
Sharron L. McElmeel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • This book offers a fresh way of teaching children the importance of values and good character. Designed for grades K-5, it provides material to use in discussions regarding character traits teachers want to help young citizens develop. Each of seventeen chapters focuses on a specific trait or virtue and identifies dozens of picture books, novels, biographies, and nonfiction titles that illustrate the trait and can be used as springboards to discussions. Introduced with a description, each chapter features annotations, cross-references to other traits, famous quotes, discussion starters, activity suggestions, and collaborative reading titles. A resource and reference guide, this book is essential for coaching young citizens in positive behavior
  • "Now a national priority, character education is being implemented by schools and other public and private organizations across the U.S. Whether you are establishing a character education program or looking for an effective way to teach your children the importance of values and good character, this book, loaded with nearly 300 resources, can help. Each of the 17 chapters focuses on a specific trait or virtue and identifies dozens of picture books, novels, biographies, and nonfiction titles that illustrate the trait and can be used as springboards to discussions. Introduced with a description, each chapter features annotations, cross-references to other traits, famous quotes, discussion starters, activity suggestions, and collaborative reading titles. An indispensable resource and reference guide, this book is essential for coaching young citizens in positive behavior."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McElmeel, Sharron L
Dewey number
372/.01/14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC311
LC item number
.M395 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moral education
  • Character
  • Children
Label
Character education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents, Sharron L. McElmeel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caring -- Confidence -- Courage -- Curiosity -- Flexibility -- Friendship -- Goalsetting -- Humility -- Humor -- Initiative -- Integrity -- Patience -- Perseverance -- Positive attitude -- Problem solving -- Self-discipline -- Teamwork
Control code
48544740
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781563088841
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001050751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Character education : a book guide for teachers, librarians, and parents, Sharron L. McElmeel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Caring -- Confidence -- Courage -- Curiosity -- Flexibility -- Friendship -- Goalsetting -- Humility -- Humor -- Initiative -- Integrity -- Patience -- Perseverance -- Positive attitude -- Problem solving -- Self-discipline -- Teamwork
Control code
48544740
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 228 pages
Isbn
9781563088841
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001050751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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