Whitaker Elementary News

Word of the Week - January 9

Posted on: January 9, 2017

The character trait of the month and word of the week is perseverance.

            Noun

            Definition: :  continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition

            Synonyms:  persistence, tenacity, determination, steadfastness, diligence

            Antonyms:  give up

Example Sentence:The amount of discipline and perseverance that it takes to perform in The Nutcracker is incredible.