Philanthropy Is Everywhere: Intro. to Philanthropy Unit (3rd)
Students define philanthropy and recognize its importance to and effects on the community. The students will identify their classroom as a community and explore ways in which each individual can support their classroom community by doing philanthropic deeds.
This lesson introduces the definition of philanthropy as giving or sharing time, talent or treasure for the common good and its importance to and effects on the community.
Students will see their classroom as a community with shared resources and identify ways each individual can support it by doing philanthropic deeds.
Students will understand the concept of “community” as it relates to membership in the classroom, school, or neighborhood.