How the Cookie Crumbles

Unit of 3 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
K
1
2
Subjects: 
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Fairness
Focus Question 

How does an individual use personal interests and strengths to impact the common good? 

 

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Unit Overview 

Students explore the idea of building trust by being trustworthy and showing concern for the common good. The creative hands-on sharing activity makes a personal impact on students.

Service Experience 
In Lesson Three: The Cookie Share, students will meet with students in another class and share their treasure equally.
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
How the Cookie Crumbles
Lesson 2 of 3
Grades: 
K
1
2
Students will create a backdrop of all the students' hands linked together to show trust within the classroom. This will be used later in the Unit. This activity is designed to keep the students focused on trusting one another.
Unit: 
How the Cookie Crumbles
Lesson 3 of 3
Grades: 
K
1
2

This lesson will emphasize that our community in the school is an important part of students' lives and building that community must start with trusting one other student. This lesson gives the students a chance to share their new knowledge of trust and community with other students and also allows them to learn through Multiple Intelligences.