Selfless Service and The Giving Tree - Building Ethical Conscience

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Upper elementary schoolers investigate philanthropy and selflessness by reading a children's book. In this ethics lesson, they read The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, and research Mahatma Gandhi's troublesome, yet inspiring, life.  Using a fake tree in class, they hang a leaf when they accomplish one of their goal throughout the year.

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