What Do You Stand For? For Teens, A Guide to Building Character*
- Guidebook teaches teens the importance of qualities such as honesty, kindness, empathy, integrity, tolerance, patience, respect and more
- This book provides specific dilemmas and encourages readers to think about the correct course of action
- Causes teens to think about what they stand for, and how to express those traits in everyday life
Young people need guidance from caring adults to build strong, positive character traitsbut they can also build their own. This book by the best-selling author of The Kids Guide to Social Action invites children and teens to explore and practice honesty, kindness, empathy, integrity, tolerance, patience, respect, and more.
Quotations and background information set the stage. Dilemmas challenge readers to think about, discuss, and debate positive traits. Activities invite them to explore what they stand for at school, at home, and in their communities. True stories profile real kids who exemplify positive traits; resources point the way toward character-building books, organizations, programs, and Web sites.
284 pages, illustrated, softcover