Just-Us and Kindness: On Our Terms (6th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
6
7
8
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Fairness
Focus Question 

- What is a world citizen's responsibility to promote and advocate for justice and kindness? 

 

Photo Credit:  Philadelphia PA – Liberty Bell 01 by Daniel Mennerich is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

Students recognize fairness, justice, tolerance, and equality as critical components necessary for a civil society. They discuss the importance of acting philanthropically to promote the common good.

Service Experience 
 Students look at issues of fairness and social justice in their school and raise awareness of any groups whose rights are violated. 
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