Three Chinese Stories

Unit of 3 Lessons
Grade Levels: 
K
1
2
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Arts Education
Media / Technology
Mathematics
Issue Area: 
Literacy
Focus Question 

How do individual acts of respect for nature impact the environment we share? 

Unit Overview 

In this unit, the students hear three beautiful stories of Chinese literature. Two are folk tales from ancient China, and the third is present day in North America. The learners explore decision-making and the consequences of choices made. The conclusion/moral is that selfless choices have their own rewards.

Service Experience 
In Lesson One: Helping Others, students work together to share their talents for the common good of the school.
Lessons in This Unit