Impact of Giving

Unit of 1 Lesson
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Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Social-Emotional Learning
Issue Area: 
Hunger (poverty)
Focus Question 

What can we do to help families in our school and community who experience food insecurity?

Unit Overview 

In this one period lesson, learners investigate local and global hunger issues, and learn about nonprofits in the community. Through interviews, research, and videos, students create visual representations of facts and issues related to hunger. Students examine root causes and effects, and learn about the Sustainable Development Goals and #GivingTuesday. As a service project, they organize an event, such as a volunteer fair or game-a-thon, and raise awareness of the issue or of giving opportunities. 

Photo Credit: FMSC Distribution Partner - Haiti by Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is licensed under CC by 4.0 

Service Experience 
As a service project, the students organize an event, such as a volunteer fair or game-a-thon, and raise awareness of the issue of hunger and of giving opportunities available to students and families. 
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Impact of Giving
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In this one period lesson, learners investigate local and global hunger issues, and learn about nonprofits in the community. Through interviews, research, and videos, students create visual representations of facts and issues related to hunger. Students examine root causes and effects, and learn about the Sustainable Development Goals and #GivingTuesday. As a service project, they organize an event, such as a volunteer fair or game-a-thon, and raise awareness of the issue or of giving opportunities. 

Photo Credit: FMSC Distribution Partner - Haiti by Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is licensed under CC by 4.0