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Character Education

For over thirty years, Free Spirit has produced character education resources that support what studies have now confirmed: social and emotional learning significantly improves students’ academic performance. Find character-building activities in Free Spirit’s books that will help students build positive relationships, learn and understand manners, develop empathy, learn responsibility, become engaged citizens, and achieve academic success.

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Know and Follow Rules

$10.95
Help kids understand the importance of rules and the positive sense of pride that comes with learning to follow them.

Feet Are Not for Kicking Board Book

$7.95
Help children learn to use their feet safely for fun and play.

Respect and Take Care of Things

$10.95
Encourage children to put things back where items belong, ask permission to use things that don’t belong to them, and respect the environment.

Try and Stick with It

$10.95
Introduce children to flexibility, stick-to-it-iveness (perseverance), and the benefits of trying something new.

Words Are Not for Hurting

$11.95
Teach children that their words belong to them: they can think before they speak, then choose what to say.

Be Polite and Kind

$11.99
Teach children simple good manners and gracious behavior including “Please,” “Thank you,” and “I’m sorry.”

Join In and Play

$11.99
Teach the basics of cooperation, getting along, making friends, and being a friend.

They Broke the Law—You Be the Judge

$15.99
Unique introduction to the juvenile justice system invites young people to preside over twenty-one real-life cases of teens in trouble with the law.

Understand and Care

$11.99
Build empathy in children; guide them to show they care by listening to others and respecting their feelings.

Teeth Are Not for Biting Board Book

$7.95
Help prevent biting and teach little ones positive alternatives.

Listen and Learn

$10.95
Help children develop listening skills, understand why it’s important to listen, and recognize the positive results of listening.

Share and Take Turns

$11.99
Help children practice sharing, understand how and why to share, and realize the benefits of sharing.

A Leader’s Guide to The Struggle to Be Strong

$24.95
Activities, exercises, and questions invite teens to go deeper into the stories and issues of the student book.

Buy the Set: Laugh & Learn® Series

$93.05
Sound advice—with a silly side—that kids, tweens, and teens can turn to for help with real-life anxieties and issues.

What Do You Stand For? Character Buttons

$16.99
Reward kids (and adults) who demonstrate positive character traits with these colorful character buttons.

What Do You Stand For? For Teens

$19.99
Invite teens to explore and practice character traits like honesty, kindness, integrity, tolerance, respect, and more.

Kids with Courage

$13.99
Meet eighteen remarkable kids with the courage to speak out, fight back, come to the rescue, and stand up for their beliefs.
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