What is an individual's responsibility to the common good?
The lessons center on The Legend of the Bluebonnet by Tomie de Paola. Students explore the concepts of selflessness and selfishness and consider the effects of their actions on others.
To show students that responsible citizens can resolve social problems by constructively participating in their community.
To encourage children to consider the effects of their actions on others and realize that even very young people are capable of the kind of selfless actions that create positive change.