This bundle includes grades K-6 IQ-EQ-SQ downloadable digital books to print for your school. Each book has a varying number of chapters which cover the qualities for that book. These qualities are Intellectual, Emotional and Social Quality words sequenced in a balanced interdependent manner. Each chapter opens with an age relevant working definition and includes 4 activities, one of which is a coloring self-reflective activity. This allows for explicit teaching while implicit activities are included in the life application’ activities.
Further, chapters include 2 stories written specifically for this curriculum. As a result students find them new and enjoyable. Also included in the chapter are mentors and models and great quotations to enhance dialogue and discussion as well as drawing and written activities that can fill your bulletin board.
Many feel character education & values based learning are new fields. Our research spans over three decades & covers a range of disciplines. Quest 4 Character – A Values for Life Program – is the result.
The program was born out of three over-arching questions:
1. What does it mean to be a human being?
2. What does it mean to express our true humanity?
3. How can I, as one human being, live an ordinary life in an extra-ordinary way.
The Kindergarten qualities and words are:
IQ: Listen, Look
EQ: Feelings, Thankful
SQ: Love, Sharing
The First Grade qualities and words are:
IQ: Focus, Think, Discover
EQ: Happy, Truthful, Polite
SQ: Family, Friends, Caring
The Second Grade qualities and words are:
IQ – Listen, Focus, Learn
EQ – Self-control, Manners, Confidence
SQ – Respect, Generous, Helpful
The Third Grade qualities and words are:
IQ – Respect, Imagine, Plan
EQ – Polite, Calm, Honesty
SQ – Citizenship, Kindness, Cooperation
The words for the 4th grade curriculum are:
IQ – Listening, Focus, Responsibility
EQ – Patience, Optimism, Self-control
SQ – Caring, Peacefulness, Compassion
The 5th grade learning words are:
IQ – Goals-oriented, Curiosity, Forethought
EQ – Determination, Honesty, Self-discipline
SQ – Helpfulness, Friendship, Respect
The 6th grade learning words are:
IQ – Concentration, Initiative, Dependability, Creativity
EQ – Courage, Self-awareness, Perseverance, Integrity
SQ – Consideration, Forgiveness, Empathy, Cooperation