Launching Your Ship with Citizenship: Intro. to Philanthropy Unit
The learners review the Fundamental Democratic Principles that unite Americans and lead them to act for the common good. The learners understand that they have roles to play as civic participants and that by doing so, they can make a difference.
The learners will define and understand the meaning of the term “philanthropy” and describe the characteristics of a good citizen relative to democracy and to promoting the public/common good.
The learners will review the fundamental democratic principles and beliefs of American democracy that unite a nation and promote the common good. They will look to their own school to apply them as a basis of positive character traits and philanthropic actions.
The learners will discover and understand that they have roles to play as civic participants and that by doing so, they too can make a difference.