Presentation on theme: "Developing Personal Identity and Character"— Presentation transcript:
1 Developing Personal Identity and Character Chapter 3Lesson #2Pages 72-77
2 Developing a Positive Identity Objective 1: Identify how personal identity describes who you are.Objective 2: Identify and describe the traits of good character.Objective 3: Describe the ways to develop a healthy identity.
3 Open Book quiz Remember, you may use only your book! Use a #2 pencil. Fill in the scantron the following:Name: FIRST AND LASTSubject: CH. 3 QUIZDate:______class: fill in the period
4 Your Personal Identity (pg. 178) Your sense of yourself as a unique individualHow your Identity Forms;Likes and dislikesYour relationships and experiences with family and friendsWith age, develop your own opinionsValues and beliefsMay have a role model: someone whose success or behavior serves as an example to you.Occupational goalsRelationship expectations
5 Importance of good character Character: The distinctive qualities that describe how a person thinks, feels, and behaves.Good character is an outward expression of inner values.A person with good character demonstrates core ethical values (responsibility, honesty, and respect).
6 Traits of good character Trustworthy: Honest, loyal, and reliableRespect: Considerate to others and accept their differences. Treat others with care & respectResponsibility: Think before you act and consider the consequences. You don’t blame others for your actionsFairness: play by the rules, take turns, and share. You’re open minded and listen to others
7 Good Character continued Caring: Kind and compassionate. Express gratitude and are forgiving toward others. Help people in need.Citizenship: Advocate for a safe and healthy environment at school and in the community. You take interest in the world around you. Obey the rules and laws and show respect for authority.
8 What it takes to Gain a Healthy Identity (pg. 75) 1) Recognize your strengths and weaknessesTake pride in your strengths and accomplishmentsSet goals for accomplishing your weaknessesActivity: Partner up and list 3 different strengths you feel your partner hasList 3 of your weaknesses. THEN, what are you doing to improve your weakness?2) Demonstrate positive valuesGuide your actions and influence the decisions you make. Ex: show honesty, comfort a sad friend, being trustworthy, etc.Activity: Share a story with your partner when you demonstrated one of your positive values and how you felt afterwards.
9 Healthy Identity 3) Develop a purpose in your life Framework for your mental health as your growSense of purpose = goals and achieving themActivity: Share one long term goal with your partner and WHY you want to achieve it. Will the why bring you happiness? Discuss.- 4) Form meaningful relationshipsHelps develop a sense of purpose in your lifeHelps build confidence and a sense of security or belongingActivity: Share with your partner how a person can be a positive influence on you and how they could be a negative influence on you.
10 Healthy Identity 5) Avoid unhealthy risk behaviors A normal part of life, helps define and develop youHealthful risk-taking has a positive effect on developing who you are as a personUnhealthy risks can be dangerous6) Contribute to the communityProvides services and resources to meet your needsGiving back gives you a sense of accomplishment
11 iPad vocabulary activity Open: iSwifter APPOpen the bookmarks tab and choose: “Glencoe chapter activities”Open: “Student Center”Drop Down: “Chapter Activities”Choose: “Chapter 3”Open: “Interactive Study Guides”Open: “Lesson #2”
12 Lesson review Concentration Game: Continue clicking on the squares until you feel the word matches the definition. Then click, “Check answers”.