Grow Involved 6-8
How does an individual use personal interests and strengths to impact the common good?
Photo Credit: Oakland First Friday Protest by Thomas Hawk is licensed under CC by 2.0
Young people discuss the service legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. They learn about issues they care about, such as environmental stewardship and nonviolent civil action.
In this lesson, youth discuss the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and especially focus on his ethic of service.
Young people learn about environmental stewardship and its importance to all people. They carry out a service project that demonstrates environmental stewardship.
Young people will compare and contrast the philosophies and work of Dr. King and Gandhi. They will determine a service they can provide to promote peace and nonviolence.