D.W. Babcock

Monthly Character Focus

Character Trait of the Month
Month

Character Trait

Book of the Month
August

Honesty:

“Being truthful in what I say and do.”
The Honest-to-Goodness Truth by Patricia C. McKissack
September

 

Caring and Compassion:

“Help people in need.”
The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat
October

Courage

“Being brave”
Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts
November

Tolerance

“Discover and learn about people who are different from you.”
 
December

Perseverance

“Keep going and never give up, even when things are hard.”
 
January

Respect

“Treat others with kindly; follow the Golden Rule”
 
February Anti-bullying  
March

Responsibility

“taking ownership of my thoughts, words, and actions.”
 
April Be Yourself  
May

Fairness

Play by the rules  Take turns and share  Be open-minded; listen to others
 

 

Monthly Assemblies

Every month, teachers will choose two students who shine in our focus character trait. Come celebrate with us at our "Scholar of the Month" assemblies. They will take place the first Thursday of each month.