S: A Better Me
BC: “Young people don't always do what they're told, but if they can pull it off and do something wonderful, sometimes they escape punishment. ” - Rick Riordan
FC: A Better Me
1: A Better Me Written By: Katelynn Grigg Illustrated By: Cheyanne Burchfield
2: KIND RESPECT TRUTH GENEROSITY
3: There are four major ways to make yourself better. Being kind, respectful, truthful, and sharing are those ways to make yourself better.
4: Being KIND | What is kindness? Kindness is wanting to make others happy by the things you do. | A simple smile can be act of kindness!
5: One way to show kindness is to give people compliments. | Rachel compliments Michelle on her dress.
6: Helping people is another way to show kindness. | Susie helps George with his books because he is hurt.
7: The most important way to show kindness is to not be mean and don't bully! | Violence is not the answer!
8: Being RESPECTFUL | What is being respectful? Being respectful is giving thought to and treating others politely. | say "yes, ma'am." "no, ma'am." "yes, sir." "no, sir."
9: The first step to being respectful is to do what you're told! | Molly's mom told her to sweep, so Molly swept her house.
10: The second step is not to be rude to others. | Don't talk back! | Don't interrupt people when they are talking! | Don't talk BADLY about people!
11: Sarah is new to school, so Harry introduces himself to her.
12: The last step is simple; mind your manners! | Use "ma'am" and "sir" | Say "excuse me." | Say "please" and "thank you." | Don't talk with your mouth full. | Wait for your turn | If you make a mess, clean it up
13: Steven asked Charlie to for some cookies by politely saying "may I have some cookies please."
14: Being TRUTHFUL | What is being truthful? Being truthful is telling the truth when you need to; not lying. | David told the truth about breaking the vase
15: The main way to be truthful is to tell what really happened! DON'T LIE! | Tod told the truth about taking Aaron's ball.
16: Another way to be truthful is not to cheat! | Cheaters NEVER succeed!
17: One final way to be truthful is not to steal. | If something is not yours do NOT take it!
18: GENEROSITY | What is being generous? Generosity is letting others use your things or knowledge.
19: Toys are something that you can share with your friends and family. | Josie shares her blocks with Robert.
20: One other thing that you can share is you wisdom. | Angel shares her wisdom with you. "Always listen to your parents."
21: Alisha shares a color pencil with Taylor. | Sharing is caring!