How Prophet-able Are You?

Unit of 4 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Fairness
Focus Question 

How can our voice be used to make communities stronger? 

 

Photo Credit:  March to End NYPD’s Stop-and-Frisk by J-No is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

Learners explore issues of social justice and analyze the qualities and roles of a prophet/advocate, such as the classical prophets Amos and Hosea, as well as contemporary prophets. The learners advocate to address social injustices. 

 
Service Experience 
Learners will write an advocacy letter urging support for solving a specific problem in the community.
Lessons in This Unit