The purpose of this lesson is to have students differentiate between various philanthropic organizations.
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Unit: What Is Philanthropy?
Unit: Smiles Change the World
Students will understand archetypes, the roles that superheroes play in our culture, and how Americans view philanthropy.
Learners will discover the historical background for voluntary citizen action for the common good as essential to evaluate actions and consequences of actions for individuals and society.
Students will listen to two stories, and compare and contrast the activities of the main characters. As a final piece, students reflect by writing an answer to some essential questions: What does it mean to be a philanthropist? What does it mean to be an environmentalist? What does...