Nonprofits are Necessary (3-5)
Students learn to recognize the benefits of nonprofits in a community and distinguish them from business and government. They learn about job opportunities within the nonprofit sector, and how nonprofit organizations outreach to countries beyond local communities. They may meet people from a local nonprofit and explore a global need for which they can take action.
The purpose of this lesson is to have students name and recognize nonprofit organizations within the local community.
Students will describe how local nonprofits help the community.
Students will recognize different job opportunities available in the nonprofit sector and identify people in the community who have positions in nonprofit organizations.
The purpose of this lesson is to have students recognize the idea of an emerging democracy, analyze the struggles of the people, and decide on a way to help the people.