Connecting the Links for a Stronger Community (7th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
6
7
8
Subjects: 
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Community
Focus Question 

 What does it mean to be a member of a community? 

 

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Unit Overview 

Students gain awareness of the work of nonprofits and how they form to address issues that impact the common good. They learn more about one nonprofit and plan voluntary action to support its work through volunteering, donations, or advocacy. 

Service Experience 
  Come to a class concensus about voluntary action to support a local nonprofit to address an identified need. 
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