Our Philanthropic Tradition: Intro. to Philanthropy Unit (5th)

Unit of 2 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
3
4
5
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Civil society
Focus Question 

What is an individual's responsibility to the common good?

 

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Unit Overview 

Students listen to and discuss a literature book about philanthropy in the African American community that will enhance the student’s understanding of the democratic tradition of philanthropy.

Service Experience 
 Student groups list jobs they can do that involve sharing, caring, and volunteering to improve their home or community. 
Lessons in This Unit