Learners explore the concept of philanthropy. In this service learning lesson, students examine what to do with waste as they plan and implement a strategy for controlling their school's trash.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle: Sorting Through Personal Choices
Raise children's awareness about the importance of conservation with this hands-on science lesson. Start by breaking the class into groups and having them collect trash from around the school or local park. Students then use the provided...
2nd - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Call to Arms: A Service Project
Sick of selling candy and washing cars? How about hosting a Digital Day or a Learning Lunch? The suggestions here make fund raising fun and rewarding. Raise money to preserve important maps and other primary source documents. Although...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Service-Learning Links Curriculum to the Read World
Learners explore examples of community service events across the world. They discuss the "Hands Across America" campaign, a project to assist a community with their economy through the use of a science project, and a project where...
8th - 12th Science
Bridging the Gap by Doing Philanthropy
Turn your middle schoolers into civic-minded members of the community with this instructional activity. After engaging in a service learning activity, they write about it in a journal, an essay and an observation report, then complete a...
6th - 8th English Language Arts