Unit Overview 

Through the example of Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman), the learners develop a deeper understanding of how Environmental Stewardship and Philanthropy are related. A science component explores how the apple tree (and other trees) benefits the environment and people.

Service Experience 
The students host an even to share what they have learned in a performance and share some homemade applesauce. Concepts to present include what it means to give their time, talents and their treasures; a recitation about Johnny Appleseed; and a reading of the poem, "The Word for Me Is Philanthropy," by Janet Wakefield.    
Lessons in This Unit