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Courage is needed in the following situations, which children in particular might relate to:

  • Courage to own up when you are in the wrong
  • Courage to say 'no' when everyone else is pressing you to do something you do not want to do
  • Courage to stick at a task even when it is taking time and is beginning to become boring or difficult
  • Courage to be first to volunteer or stand up and be counted
  • Courage to admit you don't know or understand something
  • Courage to stand by your beliefs despite mockery or being in a minority
  • Courage to take part in something, to give it a go, although you are fearful and unsure of yourself