Sharing the Joy of a Garden
Students examine a gardening book. For this philanthropy lesson, students read a trade book, The Gardener, to learn about gardening. They discuss how this book's characters are philanthropic and write a summary paragraph in their journals.
4th - 6th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Building a Mini-Park and Bird Sanctuary
Students build a list of gardening vocabulary from prior knowledge of gardens. In this gardening lesson, students understand the importance of gardens to humans and animals for food, shelter, and air. Students discuss the garden in...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts
Teaching Peace through Literature and Song
Negative effects of bullying come to light through listening to the book Thank You, Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco. Class members identify philanthropic acts portrayed in the story and make illustrations to connect them to their own...
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Worthless to Me, Priceless to You
Learners explore the concept of philanthropy. In this service learning lesson plan, students read the Indian folktale "The Drum" which exemplifies the idea of sharing with those less fortunate. Learners work as a class to hold a book or...
6th - 8th English Language Arts
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