Students will increase their respect for nature through kind acts. They will discuss ecology, recycling, and how their environment affects them.
Students will demonstrate that gifts do not need to be bought. They will brainstorm "kindness" types of gifts, such as a service or a homemade creation.
The students will practice the songs from previous lessons about philanthropy and other songs that will comprise a video to be given to a local hospital or shelter for the children to use as entertainment.
To encourage students to use philanthropic behavior during the course of each day.
To provide an opportunity to create a timeline for use in future lessons related to philanthropy.
The purpose of this lesson is to practice philanthropic acts at home.
Students will determine which group would be in need of their talents.
Students will listen to a grant-making foundation representative and complete a grant request form.
Students will see an example of philanthropy in Native American culture in literature. They will then analyze their own special gifts or talents and determine how the family can gain from them.
This lesson explores the difference volunteers make in our world. The children recognize that even they can volunteer and make a difference in their community.