What's My Civic Responsibility? (11th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Civil society
Focus Question 

What does it mean to be a member of a community?

 

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Unit Overview 

 The learners define and explain the importance of civic engagement and responsible citizenship. They explore the reasons why people may hesitate to become involved in solving problems and consider ways in which they can be "part of the solution" rather than a "part of the problem." 

Service Experience 
 Students use social media to encourage people to be involved in community, sharing from their perspective what responsible citizenship means. 
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
What's My Civic Responsibility? (11th Grade)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
9
10
11
12

The learners define and explain the importance of civic engagement and responsible citizenship. They explore the reasons why people may hesitate to become involved in solving problems and consider ways in which they can be "part of the solution" rather than a "part of the problem."