Souper Philanthropists (1st Grade)

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

How might individuals and society address the issues of poverty, homelessness and hunger, and their underlying causes? 

 

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Unit Overview 

Students think of ways that they can be (or have been) philanthropists. Using a puppet or doll to tell a story about going to a soup kitchen will help get the students excited about providing food for a soup kitchen.

Service Experience 
 Students come to a concensus about taking voluntary action to address an identified need related to poverty, hunger, and homelessness. 
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Souper Philanthropists (1st Grade)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
K
1
2

This lesson will encourage students to think of ways that they can be (or have been) philanthropists.  A puppet or doll is used to tell a story about going to a soup kitchen to motivate the students about providing food for a soup kitchen or other organization that addresses hunger.