Students listen to and respond to stories about being homeless and helping others. They make Home Away from Home Fleece Scarves and donate them to a local shelter.
One 60 miunte class period
The learners will:
The students make Home Away from Home Fleece Scarves and donate them to a local shelter of their choice.
During the teaching of this lesson, be sensitive to the possibility that there might be some children who are homeless in your class or who have had other personal experience with homelessness.
Ask the students what they would miss the most if they had to suddenly leave their home. Discuss the importance and value of homes and familiar surroundings.
Bunting, Eve. Fly Away Home. Sandpiper, 1993. ISBN: 978-0395664155
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