Free Resources Directory

Free Resources Directory

Below is a directory of resources available for use at no charge from CHARACTER COUNTS! We offer these resources to you and others as part of our mission to help instill good character and ethics into our communities, schools and everyday lives of children.

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Lesson Plans, Essays & Quotes


  • Free Lesson Plan Bank: Lesson plans for teachers by teachers to help your integration process without compromising standards. Browse lesson plans by category, grade level, or search by keyword. Also included: curricular integration strategies and classroom management tools.
  • Quotation Bank: Quotes sorted by topic as well as those that are specifically applicable to teaching The Six Pillars of Character®.

Bullying & Youth Violence

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  • Bullying and youth violence: Handouts, worksheets, activity ideas and more. Plus an assessment of what works and examples of how CC! has reduced youth violence and its contributing factors.

CC! Week Resources

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Classroom Management & Curriculum Integration

Here you’ll find tools to help you with:

Handouts & Guides


  • Tips for Parents: English (PDF Download) & Spanish (PDF Download)
  • Parenting to Build Character
  • Color the World With Character. Created by teachers at Westwood Elementary in Texas. (PDF Download)
  • PTA the Power of Partnerships Survey and Questionnaire. These tools help parents foster a better relationship with their child’s school. (PDF Download)
  • Family-School Partnership Action Plan. Helps set goals and outcomes for parental involvement activities and tasks. (PDF Download)

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