My best me

Reflective activity for young people to consider their strengths and development needs

Aim: to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the character.

Target group: students aged from 6 to 14 years.

Piloted at Riga Secondary School number 64

How this resource relates to Shaping Characters objectives

  • Attitudes and attributes
  • Education techniques

Actual outcomes

► development of motivation
► involvement of the family and community members as partners

Resources required

The worksheet “The assessment of the character”, “My best self”.

How was it funded?

Core education funding

Time needed

Familiarisation and copying prior to session – one hour.

Twenty minutes work at home by student

45 minutes lesson time and 15 minutes every month reflection and update

How was or could the project be sustained?

Within a whole school character education programme

Links to related resource files

Contact information

ilze.spunde@riga.lv