Peaceful Solution Character Education
HOW IT ALL BEGAN
From a grassroots group of parents and the vision of one man who wanted a better world for their children,
to a program that is used worldwide to bring peace through character education...
lESSON PLANS

The Peaceful Solution Character Education Program is glad to provide the following Sample Lessons from our Curriculum. Each Lesson is written in a step-by-step format, which makes it easy to follow. The materials needed for each lesson are listed to assist the educator in preparing for the lesson. These can be printed, or downloaded to your computer and printed out. Narratives, songs, poems and activities are used to help reinforce the purpose and objective of the lesson being taught.

We have individual lessons from various grade levels in the K-12 Curriculum and a sample Prison Program Lesson. All of these are in Adobe Acrobat portable document format (pdf), so you will need a reader to view them. If you do not have Adobe's free Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, you can download it by clicking the Acrobat Reader icon below.

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Individual Character Education Lesson from the Early Learners Program

Building Positive Character
Early Learners, Lesson 1
Students will learn what character is and what makes a respectful and positive character.
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Individual Character Education Lessons from the K-12 Curriculum
Each lesson is listed by grade level and gives a short description.

Respect For The Environment
Grade K, Respect Unit, Lesson 7
Students will learn that respect must also be shown to the environment. Students will identify specific ways care and concern can be shown for planet Earth.
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Accepting Authority
Grade 2, Unit 4, Lesson 2
Students will learn how to respond to authority by using self-control.
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Preventing And Solving Conflicts
Grade 3, Unit 1, Lesson 5
Students will learn that accepting the choices others make, concerning their belongings, helps prevent conflicts.
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Asking Shows Respect For The Privacy Of Others
Grade 4, Unit 3, Lesson 4
Students will learn that asking is a way to respect the private belongings and conversations of others. Students will also learn to seek permission if they need to enter a private area. To know in advance, is to be safe.
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Respecting The Differences Of Others
Grade 5, Unit 2, Lesson 4
Students will learn to respect the differences of people around the world and in various situations in order to avoid conflict.
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Accepting Me, Accepting You
Intermediate, Acceptance Unit, Lesson 1
Students will learn the importance of accepting the positive characteristics in themselves and others, that everyone is unique, and everyone owns the right to be respected as a human being regardless of their external inherent differences.
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More Than Meets The Eye
Intermediate, Character Unit, Lesson 1
Students will understand how character and personality are developed and that there is a clear distinction between the two. In addition, students will learn what morality is and everyone's ability to develop positive character.
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The Value Of Respect
Intermediate, Respect Unit, Lesson 1
This chapter will enable students to have a greater understanding of how respect can improve the overall quality of life.
Included in this chapter are discussions on:
· Basic fundamentals of respect, which must be applied to all life.
· The importance of valuing and appreciating others and their property.
· How to avoid disrespect.
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You Can Count On Me
Intermediate, Responsibility Unit, Lesson 1
In this introductory lesson, students will learn:
· What moral responsibility is.
· That when people in society are irresponsible, others can get hurt.
· How to become responsible.
· That responsibility includes fulfilling tasks and obligations with a positive attitude.
· How to make responsible choices.
· What age appropriate duties and obligations are.
· That responsible people accept the consequences of their choices and actions without making excuses or trying to shift the blame.
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Self-Control Starts With You
Intermediate, Self-Control Unit, Lesson 1
Some concepts covered in this lesson are:
· How morality applies to self-control.
· The role of self-control in the development of other positive character traits.
· Developing self-control begins with controlling negative thoughts.
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Character... My Foundation
Advanced, Character Unit, Lesson 1
In this first lesson, we discuss character and personality and examine the fundamental differences between the two. It is imperative that we teach our young adults, especially as they mature and become more independent, how to develop positive character within themselves and recognize positive character in others.
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Individual Character Education Lessons from Adult Character Education Programs
Each lesson is listed by program and gives a short description.

   
Effective Parenting Begins With Character
Parenting Program, Lesson 2
Parents will explore the great responsibility of parenting and how negative influences affect children’s character. They will also learn the importance of acknowledging parenting mistakes in order to find solutions.
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The Right Character Produces Positive Outcomes
Prison Program, Lesson 2
Students will learn the meaning of character and why positive character is important. They will learn the difference between character and personality. They will be able to determine the difference between right and wrong character. They will also learn the benefits that can come from maintaining a positive character as well as the consequences that come as a result of assuming a negative character.
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Individual de Español Educación del Carácter Enseñanzas de Adultos de Caracteres de Programas de Educación
Cada lección está en la lista por programa y da una breve descripción.
   
Carácter... Mi Fundación
Construcción de la Excelencia Moral, Lección 1
En este Capítulo, discutimos carácter y personalidad y examinamos las diferencias fundamentales entre los dos. Es imperativo que enseñemos a nuestros adolescentes, especialmente cuando ellos maduran y se hacen mas independientes, como desarrollar carácter positivo dentro de ellos mismos y reconocer carácter positivo en otros.
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Con La Frente En Alto
Programa de Prisión, Lección 1
Los estudiantes entenderán algunos causas que pueden llevar a una persona a cometer crímenes y los efectos de éstos sobre la víctima, la familia de la víctima, el perpetrador, la familia del perpetrador y la sociedad en su conjunto. Los estudiantes también entenderán las consecuencias de cometer actos violentos y delitos.
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