Introduction of Gold Star Family Member(s)
First, we introduce a Gold Star Family member and allow them to talk about their lost loved one, and how he or she exemplified those five traits.
We then show them a video where Veterans and Gold Star Family members discuss what it means to be a hero and how heroes demonstrate the five traits.
Questions & Answers
From there, we allow students to ask questions about and discuss the meaning of the five traits.
Lastly, we introduce the students to a challenge with a community service focus.