To engage students in cooperative learning activities to identify proper procedures for common school activities that promote the common good.
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This lesson introduces the definition of philanthropy. The children are given the opportunity to see that philanthropy is something in which they are capable of participating. The memory building game stimulates the children to choose many different ways of being philanthropic. The...
Unit: We the People... Project
Students will use various investigative procedures to compile a list of government or volunteer service opportunities.
To determine students' knowledge of opportunities for volunteerism in the community and the current level of student volunteer activities.
Students will interact with older citizens in order to make intergenerational connections in the community, discover the wealth of history around us, and develop pride in and a sense of connection to our community.
Students will analyze which snacks will be sold in the store by surveying the wants and needs of the consumers. They will determine what will be purchased with the money procured from the snack sales.
The purpose of this lesson is to help students to better understand life in emerging nations and to investigate the needs of selected countries.
The purpose of this lesson is to help students understand the process that is followed when preparing an appeal for aid. They will use the information gathered in the last lesson to prepare their presentation to a mock philanthropic organization.
Students will plan a service project for children in their community, celebrating respect through understanding diversity, selflessness and cooperation.