Using award winning literature, the learners will describe and analyze bigotry in Mississippi during the Great Depression. They will also define and give examples of community capital in the rural community where the story takes place and explain the importance of family. Learners will recognize...
Learners will find examples in literature of the simple act of doing something for the common good. They will research examples of philanthropists in colonial America.
Learners will identify examples of philanthropy in history and compare them to the giving of some modern day philanthropists and foundations. Students commit to a "random act of kindness" plan....
(n) Anti-slavery activist
(n) A practice based on direct action to affect changes in government and social conditions
This lesson will teach learners G-d’s appreciation for trees and the importance of planting and preserving trees for our future. The learners will identify these concepts in Biblical verses, Talmudic passages and modern Jewish associations. They will also develop an understand of and an...
The song of the birds is a salute to life and in each song is a message of love.
Happy are they who can understand the notes trilled so clearly by the beautiful birds.