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Ordinary People doing Extraordinary Things

Students explore philanthropy throughout the history of the United States. In this character development lesson, students listen to a speech by J. F. Kennedy and discuss the impact his speech may have had on volunteerism in our country. Students write a paper including reflections on the importance of philanthropy to their own community.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
4 days
Instructional Strategy
Research
Usage Permissions
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