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Top Tools for Inspiring Integrity

Integrity is taking responsibility for your actions, acting in an honest and sincere manner, and respecting the beliefs and principles of others. Students who develop these skills in the classroom will be able to carry them over to life outside the school walls. Browse the tools below that get students thinking about ethical decisions, standing up against bullying, taking responsibility for their schoolwork, and reflecting inward.  

Interested in seeing tips on how you might use some of these tools in the classroom? Check out our blog series We All Teach SEL: Inspiring Activities for Every Classroom

Four little corners - An interactive storybook app about friendship Publisher: DADA Company
Simple story about shapes showcases problem-solving and inclusion
Grades Pre-K-1
Type App
Price $2.99
Platforms iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire, Fire phone
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
STOP!T Publisher: STOPit
Easy-to-use reporting tool helps kids report bullying, find adult help
Grades Pre-K-12
Type App
Price Free, Paid
Platforms Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Remind Visit Website: https://www.remind.com/
Teachers' text reminders give students -- and parents -- a reason to check their phones
Grades 1-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating 4
Who Am I? Race Awareness Game Publisher: Playtime Interactive
Q&A game gets students talking about diversity honestly, responsibly
Grades 1-12
Type App
Price $2.99
Platforms iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 4
The Wonderment Visit Website: https://thewonderment.com/
Ambitious global community aims for public good through student engagement
Grades 1-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Turnitin Visit Website: http://turnitin.com/
Encourage original work and give feedback with this valuable tool
Grades 3-12
Type Website
Price Paid
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating 4
Middle School Confidential 1: Be Confident in Who You Are Publisher: Electric Eggplant
Must-read graphic novel teaches relatable tween lessons
Grades 5-8
Type App
Price $2.99
Platforms Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating 3
BeSeen Publisher: Web Wise Kids, Inc.
Sim does a good job helping teens avoid hurtful social media pitfalls
Grades 6-12
Type App
Price Free
Platforms Android
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating 3
Facing History and Ourselves Visit Website: https://www.facinghistory.org/
A wealth of resources explore racism, prejudice, and anti-Semitism
Grades 6-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 5
Teacher Rating 4
Sustainaville Visit Website: https://www.sustainaville.org/index.php
Sustainable-community sim teaches students how to conserve
Grades 6-12
Type Website
Price Free, Paid
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated
Papers, Please Publisher: 3909
Mature immigration game forces tough ethical choices
Grades 9-12
Type Game
Price $9.99
Platforms Mac, Windows
Common Sense Rating 4
Teacher Rating 4
PolitiFact Visit Website: http://www.politifact.com/
Independent website fact-checks political statements
Grades 9-12
Type Website
Price Free
Common Sense Rating 3
Teacher Rating Not Yet Rated