Primary Education


Lesson Plan 09

Solving ethical dilemmas


Lesson plan on

Integrity, ethics and honesty



Age group

9 - 12

Key questions

  • What are integrity, ethics and honesty?
  • Why is it important to do the right thing, even when no one is watching?
  • Why is it important to say what you mean and mean what you say?

Learning objectives

  • Understand the meaning and importance of integrity, ethics and honesty
  • Reflect on the importance of being honest about one’s intentions and motives toward others
  • Understand why it is important that words align with actions
  • Identify the consequences of dishonesty and unethical behaviour

Relevant video and corresponding comic book

"Shortcuts with long consequences"



Related lesson plan

  "The right thing to do", age 9 - 12

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