We the Community
Students create a book about nonprofit organizations in their community. They identify the postive attributes about their community as well. They share their book with the Chamber of Commerce as a way to get involved in their community.
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Exploring Community Responsibility: The Web of My Community
Encourage class members to get involved in their community with a lesson that highlights the benefits of helping others. Through grand conversation and a visual aid that sheds light on the interconnectedness within community service,...
K - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
How Do We All Live Together?
Explore the concepts of community and point of view with these activities complementing the children's book Voices in the Park by Anthony Browne. Following a class reading of the story, ask students to either draw a map of the...
K - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
A Garden in Lawndale
We are all capable of changing the world for the better; all it takes is a spark. Read about a group of seventh grade students in Chicago, IL who took it upon themselves to improve their community by turning a vacant lot into a garden....
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Understanding Our Community Ties
Students investigate the concept of community and how it influences the real world that we live in. They study how people form their attitudes about they view the life of people and animals as either of importance or not. Then students...
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
Building Our Classroom Community
Students explore, examine and study how to become part of a classroom community. They analyze as they enter the room a plastic bag containing several items with index cards to explain each one and its significance to the creating of a...
3rd - 4th Social Studies & History