Character Traits

EFFORT- TO TRY YOUR HARDEST AT SOMETHING.
POSITIVE ATTITUTE- A CONFIDENT OR OPTIMISTIC STATE OF MIND.
KINDNESS- CARING AND COMPASSION
DILIGENCE- THE HABIT OF TRYING TO DO ALL TASKS WELL
RESPECT- THOUGHTFULNESS AND CONSIDERATION TOWARD OTHERS
PERSEVERANCE – NEVER GIVING UP – NO MATTER HOW LONG IT TAKES OR HOW HARD THINGS GET
RESPONSIBILITY- ACCOUNTABILITY FOR ONE’S ACTIONS; DEPENDABILITY
HONESTY- BEING TRUTHFUL; NOT CHEATING; NOT STEALING
GRATITUDE – BEING THANKFUL; SHOWING APPRECIATION
COOPERATION- WORKING WELL WITH OTHERS FOR A COMMON GOAL
HARD WORK- FORCEFUL EFFORT TO ACCOMPLISH A GOAL
FRIENDSHIP- CLOSE RELATIONSHIP BASED ON AFFECTION, RESPECT AND SHARED INTERESTS
FAITH - BELIEVING EVEN WHEN NOT SEEING
FORGIVENESS – THE ACT OF FORGIVING
GENEROSITY – GIVING MORE THAN IS REQUIRED
CONFIDENCE – BELIEVING IN YOURSELF
TOLERANCE – RESPECT AND APPRECIATION OF DIFFERENCES
FAIRNESS- TREATING OTHERS AS THEY DESERVE TO BE TREATED; SHOWING EQUALITY AND JUSTICE.
SELF-CONTROL- BEING ABLE TO CONTROL YOUR FEELINGS, WORDS AND ACTIONS.
FORTITUDE – THE INNER TOUGHNESS THAT ENABLES US TO BE OUR BEST IN THE FACE OF DIFFICULTIES.
COURAGE – BEING ABLE TO FACE DIFFICULTY OR DANGER AND STAND FIRM
CITIZENSHIP- BEING A CONTRIBUTING MEMBER OF ONE’S COMMUNITY, SCHOOL AND COUNTRY.
CONSCIENCE – KNOWING THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RIGHT AND WRONG AND BEING COMPELLED BY ONE’S THOUGHTS AND FEELINGS TO DO WHAT IS RIGHT
CHEERFULNESS – SPREADING HAPPINESS, JOY, AND GOOD FEELINGS TO OTHERS
TRUSTWORTHINESS- BEING DEPENDABLE, KEEPING ONE’S WORK, SHOWING RESPONSIBILITY; NOT LETTING OTHERS DOWN
REPUTATION – WHAT OTHERS THINK OF YOU
EMPATHY - UNDERSTANDING AND COMPASSION FOR THE FEELINGS OF OTHERS
SACRIFICE – GIVING UP WHAT YOU WANT NOW FOR THE GOOD OF OTHERS AND YOUR OWN GOOD LATER ON
HUMILITY- NEVER PUTTING YOUSELF ABOVE OTHERS
OBEDIENCE – OBEYING THE RULES AND THE REQUESTS OF THOSE IN AUTHORITY
PATIENCE- THE ABILITY TO ENDURE WAITING OR PROVOCATION WITHOUT BECOMING ANNOYED OR UPSET; TO PERSEVERE CALMLY WHEN FACED WITH DIFFICULTIES
JUDGEMENT - USING FAIRNESS, EMPATHY AND THE COMMON GOOD WHEN MAKING DECISIONS THAT AFFECT YOU AND/OR OTHERS.
PUNCTUALITY- BEING ON TIME
COURTESTY- ACTING WITH GOOD MANNERS. BEING POLITE AND RESPECTFUL WITH YOUR WORDS AND ACTIONS.
INITIATIVE- TAKING ACTION
OPTIMISM- HAVING A POSITIVE ATTITUDE. FINDING THE GOOD IN EVERYTHING.
POSITIVE ATTITUDE- STRIVING TO BE HOPEFUL AND CONFIDENT IN YOUR THOUGHTS AND ACTIONS ABOUT YOURSELF, OTHERS AND THE FUTURE.
INTEGRITY- SHOWING OTHERS BY YOUR JUST AND PRINCIPLED WORDS AND ACTIONS THAT YOU ARE DESERVING OF THEIR TRUST.
LEADERSHIP- HAVING THE INNATE QUALITY OF AN ABILITY TO LEAD OTHERS IN A POSITIVE WAY
LOYALTY- BEING FAITHFUL AND TRUE TO YOURSELF AND OTHERS
SPORTSMANSHIP- SHOWING RESPECT, PLAYING FAIR AND DOING YOUR PERSONAL BEST
SINCERITY- THE QUALITY OF BEING GENUINE, HONEST AND UNAFFECTED
SERVICE- THE ACT OF SERVING OTHERS
RELIABILITY- BEING RELIABLE
ADAPTABILITY- BEING ADAPTABLE
PERSONAL BEST- USING EVERY CAPABILITY AND UTMOST EFFORT TOWARD A GOAL OR OUTCOME
CARING- THINKING ABOUT AND HAVING EMPATHY FOR OTHERS AND THEIR FEELINGS
PEACEFULNESS- EXPERIENCING A SENSE OF CALM, SERENITY AND WELL-BEING





1. Share a way you walked on the Pierce Path today.


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