How Should We Choose Our Heroes?

by Charles Harper, The MY HERO Project (Laguna Beach, CA)
Overview
Procedure
Resources
Assessment
Standards
Written By
Charles Harper, The MY HERO Project (Laguna Beach, CA)

Grade Level
K-4, 5-8, 9-12+

Subject
Arts - Media, Social Studies

The MY HERO Forum essay entitled, "How Should We Choose Our Heroes?" provides a springboard for discussion about who our heroes are and why they are our heroes.

Objectives:

Students will learn to identify heroic characteristics and, in the process, discover their own values and what it means to be a hero.