Reading for Pennies: Penny Drive

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
K
1
2
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Mathematics
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Financial
Focus Question 

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

 

Photo Credit:  Pennies by Foreverseptember is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

This lesson will help students understand why people donate money to organizations and why organizations need money to help others. Learners will solicit funds (pledges) from family member in exchange for a certain number of minutes reading.

Service Experience 
 Students raise money to support the work of a local nonprofit organization.
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