Community Table-Community Ties (3rd Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
3
4
5
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Civil society
Focus Question 

 How might individuals and society address the issues of poverty, homelessness and hunger, and their underlying causes? 

 

Photo Credit:  Neighborhood by clio1789 is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

 Students brainstorm community needs and how they may be addressed. They explore why taking action is good for the giver, the person receiving the gift, and the community. They make a plan and take action to address a community need related to hunger or homelessness.

Service Experience 
 Students may take action to address a need related to hunger and homelessness in their community.
Lessons in This Unit