In this lesson, students discuss different types of lies and rate them in their severity and damage to others.
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In this lesson, students learn about communicating honestly. They explore different ways communication can be changed through interpretation and intentionally misleading.
Students explore ways to be honest in communication, writing with clear purpose and honest intent.
Students reflect in writing about the value of honesty and following the rules. They explore the benefits to self and the common good.
Students role-play familiar scenarios in ways that follow the rules and support straightforward communication and also ways that do not support the rules. They discuss the value of rules for promoting the common good. This lesson extends over this class period and the next (Lesson Three is a...
Learners dissect the trait of honesty by describing what it feels and looks like, defining it, and giving examples and nonexamples....
In this lesson, students brainstorm examples of honesty and communicate its value and benefits to the community, family, friends, and self.
Students use journaling or role-playing to reflect on the benefits to the community of truthfulness and straightforward actions. They analyze traits and actions of someone who has built a "good reputation."