180 Days of Character


SKU: 376-Net

This book provides an easy-to-use way to teach children the basics of character education and school-to-work concepts. One character building theme is presented for each day of the school year followed by a list of related thoughts or suggestions for children to discuss. This resource can be used in any grade level (K-12) and in any classroom setting (i.e. regular special education etc.) to promote positive character traits. It is also a useful tool for parents to use with their children at home.

This resource provides young people with daily thoughts and suggestions on:

  • Character (general)
  • Choices
  • Respect
  • Courage
  • Responsibility
  • Equality
  • Kindness
  • Manners
  • Dependability
  • Sharing/Cooperation
  • Goal Setting
  • Honesty/Integrity
  • Trust
  • Attitude
Written by Donna Forrest
Paperback ISBN 9781889636108
Grades K-12
180 pages
Release Date June 1, 1998

Additional information






Youthlight, Inc.

Donna B. Forrest is a Certified School Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the states of South Carolina and Georgia. She is also a National Board Certified Counselor (NCC). Ms. Forrest has worked at Merriwether Elementary School in North Augusta, South Carolina for the last 14 years as both a teacher and school counselor. She is also in private practice as a pastoral counselor specializing in children, youth, and family therapy.

Currently Ms. Forrest is working on a Ph.D. in Special Education at the University of South Carolina. Prior degrees are held in Elementary Education (B.A.) and Counselor Education (M.Ed. and Ed.S.)

Her love for children and the necessary life skills that are taught through Character Education activities coupled with a writing hobby led to the publishing of 180 Days of Character, Character Under Construction, and soon to be released 180 Days of Manners!

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