Classroom Guidance Lessons

Mrs. G presents classroom guidance lessons to each class once a month focusing on a character trait.  Teachers and staff strive to integrate the learning of these traits into all aspects of a student's experience at Riverside.

Month

Trait

Definition

August

Respect

valuing yourself and others

September

Responsibility

taking charge of your words and actions

October

Self-Control

managing your emotions, attitudes and actions

November

Cooperation

working with others as a team

December

Generosity

giving and sharing with others

January

Perseverance

sticking with it and not giving up

February

Courage

standing up for what is right and facing your fears

March

Patience

waiting without complaining

April

Honesty

speaking and acting truthfully

May

Purpose

setting goals and finding a reason for being