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SERIES 2

Lesson 5 

CHOOSE COURAGE

Courage is necessary when being assertive; stand up for yourself and defend your beliefs!

SERIES 2: CHOOSE COURAGE

Courage is necessary when being assertive- stand up for yourself and defend your personal beliefs!

Students will:

  1. Experience listening to and discussing with a guest speaker his/her personal encounter with developing courage, or discuss episodes/scenarios in the lives of individuals who had to use courage or whose employment requires courage.

  2. Define "courage".

  3. Distinguish the differences between passive, assertive, and aggressive responses/behaviors as it relates to courage.

  4. Identify effective courageous skills to resist the pressures of peers and culture influences. 

  5. Discuss ways to be assertive in bullying situations.