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Social Studies: Empathy for Living Things

Learners, after listening to a reading of Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree," use Bloom's Taxonomy to discuss their reactions. By writing letters to the tree, they demonstrate their feelings of empathy and share them with the class. Finally, students compile their writings into a class book. among other activities, they write letters about the meaning of friendship and complete Venn diagrams about themselves and their friend.

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Resource Details

Grade
1st - 5th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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