Lucky Money: Penny Drive

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
3
4
5
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Financial
Focus Question 

 How do our decisions about spending affect the common good? 

 

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Unit Overview 

Students learn vocabulary terms spend, save and donate; define philanthropy; and explore reasons why people choose to donate. This lesson may be used with a collection drive or penny drive to raise money or items to meet a community need.

Service Experience 
Hold a penny drive to collect funds for a chosen cause.
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