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314 resources with the concept community service

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Young Adults Who Give and Receive Help

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students analyze how young adults view and experience the social impact of giving and receiving help. In this behavior analysis lesson, students discuss acts of kindness and motivations behind the acts. Students examine all aspects of...
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Utility Or Sanitation Truck Drawing

For Students K - 1st
In this coloring page activity, students examine a large black line drawing of a utility or sanitation truck. Students color the picture which is not titled.
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Becoming a United Way or Member Agency Director

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students locate information about a local or state United Way or member agency and relate it to the public policy issue it represents. They gather information and design an informational pamphlet for the selected agency.
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Selecting an Issue-Which Problem Will We Tackle?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers select the Academic Service-Learning project. The class divides into groups of five to six students and have each group complete the Service-Learning Proposal Worksheet, which is imbedded in this plan. Groups develop...
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Long-Distance Service

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students correspond with pen-pals and utilizing the ideas shared plan and implement a service project for their own community.
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Providing Service

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders plan and then do a community service project.
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Faith And Service

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders recognize the connection between their religious faith and social responsibility. After a lecture/demo, student groups complete a worksheet imbedded in this plan, then create posters depicting community service.
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Community Helpers

For Teachers K - 1st
In this community helper lesson, students focus on the job of a teacher. They discuss what a teacher's job entails, and create teacher puppets to orally answer discussion questions about what teachers do.
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Community Helpers

For Students K
In this community helpers activity, students look at three objects and match them to the working professionals by drawing a line.
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What Do They Do? A Current Events Action

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students research and identify philanthropic organizations involved in current events. In this current events instructional activity, students search newspaper articles for philanthropic organizations, such as the Red Cross, and how they...
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Who Can We Help?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students define philanthropy. For this community service lesson, students assess as a group who at school needs help. Students write letters to offer their assistance where they've found areas of need.
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Let's Show What We Know

For Teachers K - 2nd
Pupils participate in a fundraiser. In this community service lesson, students participate in a fundraiser and chart the collections by classroom and by day or week. Pupils create a graph to show the data and record the progress each day.
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Tasking Out The Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students participate in a community project that is focused on the environment. They create goals for the project and then include them as part of an action plan. The plan is carried out over a set timeline that is developed by the class.
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Community Facts Book

For Teachers 2nd - Higher Ed
Young scholars engage in a lesson that is concerned with the study of a utility bill. They take part in a variety of activities in order to comprehend the parts of the bill and how charges are made. Students also take part in an online...
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Refining The Details

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers engage in a lesson that is concerned with the concept of environmental management. They conduct research into a community environmental concern using a variety of resources after brainstorming about how to focus the...
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Students Involved In Volunteering

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders discuss the needs of their local community and how they are being met by the government. Individually, they participate as a volunteer at a local organization of their choice. They reflect on their experience and...
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ESOL Government and Commmunity Resources

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students study vocabulary words associated with community services. They label each community service on an index card and match a phrase with the service. They identify community service buildings in the area on a local map.
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Adopt a Family

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students write a letter to their parents asking for donations for less fortunate families during the Christmas Season. The students design Christmas cards for the families. They then wrap and deliver the presents and cards to those in...
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Service Learning Project

For Teachers 1st
First graders become aware of their surroundings. They look for areas of damage in their surroundings such as litter, dead grass, and trees. Students discuss how they can help make a damaged area look better.
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The Gingerbread Man

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students tour their school meeting all of the staff members and taking their pictures. They use the pictures to make cut outs that describe the person's job and other facts about them. They listen the Gingerbread Man, and retell the...
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Traveling Back in Time

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners examine memories and the importance of memories to the people of all ages that make up a community. They explore the definition of philanthropy and identify an act of philanthropy in the literature. The book, 'Wilfrid Gordon...
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What's Public? What's Private?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students explore the difference between public and private, and will categorize a list of places as public or private. They determine what is their responsibility to care for public (common) areas and share their new understanding by...
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I Know I Can

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Pupils explore the concept of philanthropy, and identify specific philanthropic agencies in their community. They participate in philanthropic opportunities, and develop persuasive arguments to encourage others to give of their own time...
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ABC Community Walk

For Teachers K
Students listen to several stories about cities and different types of communities. They take a walk in their city to identify unique characteristics. They create an alphabet book using people or features of their own community to go...