Unit Overview 

 Learners research problems caused by a weather-related disaster, such as a tsunami. They cite examples of aid and assistance provided in a world-wide effort to help those devastated populations. They may participate in a fundraising campaign and learn about organizations to which they will contribute their funds.

Service Experience 
The learners collect quarters and other change to donate in support of victims of a current disaster. They will choose a relief organization(s) to contribute it to and advocate in their families, school, and community peer groups for contributions to the fundraiser.
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Quarters From Kids (6-12)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
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Learners research an issue, such as needs caused by a weather-related disaster. They cite examples of aid and assistance provided in a world-wide effort to help affected populations. They participate in a fundraising campaign and learn about organizations to which they will contribute their funds.

Focus Question: How can we use our time and talent to raise treasure to address a need?