Service Learning for a One-Semester Course

Unit of 6 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Media / Technology
Issue Area: 
Civil society
Focus Question 

How does an individual use personal interests and strengths to impact the common good?

 

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Unit Overview 

Students will identify the value of philanthropy in society and, working as a group, will plan, carry out and evaluate the success of a one-semester Academic Service-Learning project.

Service Experience 
  During the course of the semester each student will be involved in a real world, Service-Learning project outside the classroom for a minimum of ten hours.  
Lessons in This Unit