This is a character education activity that integrates art, language arts, math, writing and science. It is well received by students, parent, and community members. Children make Garden of Virtues Posters or Peace Posters to start the new year. The posters are delivered to city government offices and businesses wishing success and peace in the coming year. Each child takes a poster to share with a local business for inspiration. Student returns homework assignment explaining where the poster is displayed.