Timelines show progression of events and may be used for planning, to learn from history, or to document events in a life. Students examine different timelines and create a timeline to plan the life of their student-run foundation.
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Unit: Philanthropy is "Phun"
To develop a basic understanding about the role of philanthropy in the history of the United States
Unit: Community Philanthropy
Discover elements of philanthropy within their community and state during and immediately after World War II. Determine philanthropy in their community and state today and create a manual to donate to the school library.
Students will recognize the importance of philanthropic organizations by using timelines to match historical events to events in philanthropy.
The purpose of this lesson is to help students become aware that their city has changed over the years—in some ways for the better and other ways for the worse. Students analyze why preserving old buildings is important enough to some people that they give their time, talent, and treasure. They...