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What Do You Stand For? For Kids

A Guide to Building Character


Even elementary school children can build positive character traits like caring, citizenship, cooperation, courage, fairness, honesty, respect, and responsibility. The true stories, inspiring quotations, thought-provoking dilemmas, and activities in this book help kids grow into capable, moral teens and adults.
What Do You Stand For? For Kids includes:

  • Self-reflection quizzes
  • True stories about real kids with character
  • Descriptions of ten important character traits
  • Activities students can do to build character traits
  • What If? situations that challenge thinking
  • Resources including books, organizations, and websites for learning more about the character traits
Part of Self-Help for Kids®
Free Spirit is the leading publisher of learning tools that support children’s social-emotional health.
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Paperback $14.99 21742 Paperback 21742 $14.99
ISBN: 978-1-57542-174-2
Reading Level: Grade 4
Interest Level: Ages 8–12
Guided Reading Level: R
Illustrated: B&W photos & illust.
Trim Size: 7.25" x 9"
Page Count: 176
  • Common Core State Standards


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June 14, 2021 / jgoveronski
Highly recommended

I’m a special education teacher and I have used this book for years for social lessons. The students really respond to the lessons and stories that are presented in the book. I highly recommend it.


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