Integrity - Grade 5 Supplementary Activity
About This Lesson
In this lesson, students explore the importance of integrity by evaluating what they would do in a bullying situation. They deepen their awareness by analyzing the actions and motivations of characters in a scenario about academic integrity, and by imagining the context of a famous quote about integrity.
By the end of this activity, students will:
- Define integrity;
- Understand the importance of integrity;
- Identify and demonstrate behaviors that show integrity
Xello Entry Point
In Xello, students can add their own skills to the skills inventory in the About Me section. Consider integrity a skill, something that has to be learned and practiced, and use this lesson in conjunction with the skills inventory.
What does it mean to do the right thing?
In this activity, students reflect on what they would do in a bullying scenario.
In this differentiated activity, students work in groups to complete some activities that give them a chance to show their critical thinking skills related to an integrity scenario.
Students create a short skit based on a quote about integrity.
Exit Activity - Students Rate Their Integrity in Skills
Have students update their skills inventory in Xello to reflect what they’ve learned and practiced about empathy.