Sharing Compliments (1st Grade)

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

What is a world citizen's responsibility to promote and advocate for justice and kindness? 

 

Photo Credit:  Shaking hands by Shawn Rossi is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

 Students learn of the life and actions taken by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to promote civil rights. Students give examples of Dr. King acting as a philanthropist, encouraging the children to think of ways they can impact others. Students discover that it feels good to make others feel good.

Service Experience 
 Students make a plan to help someone else through an act of kindness.
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