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Show-Me 4-H’ers Character Module 3 The Six Pillars of Character. PILLAR ONE. Trustworthiness. Even Small Lies and Deceptions Can Topple Towers of Trust.

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Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Show-Me 4-H’ers Character

Module 3

The Six Pillars of Character


Pillar one

PILLAR ONE

Trustworthiness


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Even Small Lies and Deceptions Can Topple Towers of Trust

Towers of trust are built stone by stone, yet no tower is so tall or so strong that it can stand when lies and deceptions undermine the stones at its base.


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Trustworthiness Embodies Four Ethical Principles

  • Integrity

  • Honesty

  • Promise-keeping

  • Loyalty


Integrity

Trustworthiness

Integrity


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Integrity

Integrity is moral wholeness demonstrated by a consistency of:

  • Thoughts – what we think

  • Words – what we say

  • Deeds – what we do

  • Duties – what we should do


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

What is right is right even if no one else is doing it.

What is wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it.


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Trustworthiness

Honesty


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Do:

Tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth.

Be sincere.

Be forthright and candid.

Don’t:

Lie.

Cheat.

Steal.

Be sneaky, tricky or deceptive.

Honesty


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So,what else have you lied to me about?

Thank you for caring

White lies often look very different from the perspective of the person lied to.

THE TEST:

Upon learning of the lie, would the person lied to thank you for caring, or feel manipulated or betrayed?


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Trustworthiness

Promise-Keeping


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Reliability & Promise-Keeping

  • Keep your word.

  • Honor your commitments.

  • Be dependable — do what you are supposed to do, return what you borrow; pay your debts.

  • Show up where and when you are supposed to.

  • Be prepared — do your homework and bring what you need to do your work.


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Trustworthiness

Loyalty


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Loyalty

Do

  • Stand by, stick up for and protect your family, friends, school and country.

  • Be a good friend.

  • Look out for those who care about you.

  • Keep secrets.

    Don’t

  • Betray a trust.

  • Let your friends hurt themselves.

  • Do anything that is wrong, even for a friend or just so others will like you.

  • Ask a friend to do anything wrong.

  • Spread hurtful rumors or gossip.


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PILLAR TWO

Respect


Two aspects of respect

Two Aspects of Respect

  • What You Think of Others

  • How You Treat Others


Respect

RESPECT

  • Follow the Golden Rule

  • Be tolerant and accept differences

  • Be nonviolent

  • Be courteous


Pillar three

PILLAR THREE

Responsibility


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Responsibility

Responsibility requires you to recognize that what you do — and what you don’t do — matters.


Responsibility

Responsibility

  • Duty

  • Accountability

  • Pursue Excellence

  • Exercise Self-Control


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PILLAR FOUR

Fairness


Fairness

Fairness

  • Play by the rules

  • Take turns and share

  • Be open-minded; listen to others

  • Don’t take advantage of others

  • Don’t blame others carelessly


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What is Fairness?

Fairness is concerned with actions, processes, and consequences that are morally right, honorable and equitable.


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Procedural Fairness Requires…

1.Fair Notice

2.Impartiality

3.Gathering of the Facts

4.Fair Hearing


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Substantive Fairness

Results — what we decide, the substance of the decision.

  • The moral obligation is to make fair decisions; this is called substantive fairness.


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Six Theories of Substantive Fairness

  • Merit

  • Need

  • Might

  • Equality

  • Seniority

  • Effort


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PILLAR FIVE

Caring


Caring

Caring

  • Be kind

  • Be compassionate and show you care

  • Express gratitude

  • Forgive others

  • Help people in need


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A Caring Person Is Not:

  • Mean, cruel or insensitive

  • Selfish or self-centered

  • Too busy to lend a helping hand


Show me 4 h ers character module 3 the six pillars of character

Elements of Caring:

  • Concern for others’ well-being

  • Compassion

  • Empathy

  • Kindness

  • Charity


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PILLAR SIX

Citizenship


Citizenship

Citizenship

  • Do your share to make your school and community better

  • Cooperate

  • Stay informed; vote

  • Be a good neighbor

  • Obey laws and rules

  • Respect authority

  • Protect the environment


The six pillars of character

The Six Pillars of Character

  • Trustworthiness

  • Respect

  • Responsibility

  • Fairness

  • Caring

  • Citizenship


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