A Day's Work
Grade 1-Grade 6
Francisco's Spanish speaking grandfather has just arrived in America and is in need of work. Francisco goes with him to wait for a job and to interpret. When a landscaper arrives, Francisco leads him to believe that Grandfather is a gardener. Francisco and...
A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal 1830- 32
Grade 3-Grade 6
Catherine's mother has died, following the birth of an infant son, and when her father decides to remarry, Catherine faces painful changes, not the least of them in herself. The story is carved from the granite of New England traditions, told in the form of...
Honesty Teaching Ideas - Teacher Planet
Grade 1-Grade 8
Resource to teach honesty include: lessons and units, worksheets, plays, stories, articles, clip art and other resources.
Jesus in Our Community - Sharing the Christ Who cares
"It has been proven that when a group of people have a goal in mind, and they work hard for that one goal, mighty things start to happen. This school year at Chinook Winds Adventist Academy (CWAA), we have seen wonderful things happen. For years now,...
No More Secrets for Me
This is a well written book to read with children about sexual abuse. Each of the four stories centers around a common example of abuse to help children discriminate about whom they can trust, how to avoid potential abuse and how to tell an adult about abuse...
Based on an old French tale, this Caldecott honor book tells the story of three hungry soldiers who outwit the greedy inhabitants of a small town. They set out to make soup of water and stones, and in the end all the town enjoys a feast.
"This page is from the teaching guide for the video "Honesty" in the video series "In Search of Character" produced in association with Character Counts."
Telling The Truth About Truth
Discover what the Scriptures teach about truth in this article. The 6 truths discussed include: God truly exists; truth matters, truth must be sought; truth is in a person; truth requires us to take a stand; and truth sets us free.
Term Papers for Hire - How to Deter Academic Dishonesty
Learn how on why students cheat on academic assignments, and how to detect and avoid academic dishonesty in your own classroom.
The Allure of Modesty
What does real sex appeal look like? Written by a Christian women, this article references recent research to illustrate 1 Peter 3:3,4 in a powerfully persuasive piece for beauty and chastity.
The Empty Pot
When the Chinese Emperor announces an unusual test to choose an heir- the child who raises the best flowers from a seed given by the Emperor will be his successor- Ping, unaccountably, is unable to get his seed to sprout. While all the other children secretly...
The Other Side of Truth
Grade 5-Grade 8
When Nigeria's corrupt military government kills their mother, twelve-year-old Sade and her brother Femi think their lives are over. Out of fear for their safety, their father, an outspoken journalist, decides to smuggle the children out of Nigeria and their...
Thunder From the Sea
Grade 2-Grade 8
It's 1929 and thirteen year old Tom Campbell has always wanted a real family with a real house and a dog of his very own. Since he was three years old, the only home he has ever known has been the Mission orphanage. When he is sent to live and work with fisherman...
When Pigs Fly
Grade 5-Grade 8
What a weird assignment! Each eighth grader in family living class must baby-sit an egg for two weeks. "Actually, caring for her new "baby" is the least of the troubles facing loyal, awkward Buddy. With her father unemployed, the family must...