Produced in association with Character Counts, this new DVD set targets the upper elementary and middle school population.
Each DVD features a student between the ages of twelve and fourteen who creates a blog for one of the six pillars of Character Counts. The DVD's have a combination of skits, commentaries, group discussions, and documentaries. Also included with each DVD is a facilitator's guide which includes questions to ask before and after viewing the DVD, writing assignments, and group activities.
This much sought after series brings character education to these grade levels in a way that is appealing and educational. For more information on particular DVD's see the individual descriptions on this website.
TOPIC: Character education
INCLUDES: 6 DVD's and facilitators' guides on the topics of respect, responsibility, caring, trust, citizenship, and fairness
GRADE LEVELS: 4-8/AGES: 10-14
FOR USE WITH: Classrooms, small groups, individuals
AUTHOR: Character Counts
RECOMMENDED FOR: Upper elementary-school counselors, middle-school counselors, upper elementary-school teachers, middle-school teachers, youth group leaders, librarians
Each DVD, 25-30 minutes, color, 2008