Launching Your Ship with Citizenship: Intro. to Philanthropy Unit

Unit of 3 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Democracy
Focus Question 

How does an investment in something we care about impact the future? 

 

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Unit Overview 

 

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.

Service Experience 
 Each student makes a commitment of time, talent, or treasure to impact an issue they care about. This may be direct or indirect action or advocacy based on investigation of a need. 
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Launching Your Ship with Citizenship: Intro. to Philanthropy Unit
Lesson 2 of 3
Grades: 
9
10
11
12

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.

 

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