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Knowing and Doing What’s Right

The Positive Values Assets


Researchers have identified 40 Developmental Assets—good things all kids need in their lives like a loving family, a caring neighborhood, self-esteem, and a commitment to learning. In Knowing and Doing What’s Right, kids learn how to build the six Positive Values Developmental Assets: Caring, Equality and Social Justice, Integrity, Honesty, Responsibility, and Healthy Lifestyle.

Stories, tips, and ideas help them make good choices and build positive character traits.

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ISBN: 978-1-57542-184-1
Reading Level: Grade 4
Interest Level: Ages 8–12
Guided Reading Level: S
Illustrated: two-color, illust.
Trim Size: 5.125" x 7"
Page Count: 96
Praise for the series
“Good strategies and support for children . . . valuable tools.”—National Association of School Pyschologists’ Communiqué

“An excellent tool for explicitly teaching interpersonal skills and positive values to young people.”—Amy Williams  of Safe, Secure and Disciplined Schools, Omaha Public Schools

Award for Knowing and Doing What’s Right:

  • Distinguished Achievement Award Curriculum Package/Specialized Audience Instruction category—The Association of Educational Publishers (AEP)

Award for the series:

  • Association of Educational Publishers Award Winner
  • Common Core State Standards


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