Comics and Cartoons of a Civil Society (10th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Civil society
Focus Question 

What is a world citizen's responsibility to promote and advocate for justice and kindness? 

 

Photo Credit:  Foto6 by Mabel Corales Velasquez is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

Learners gain awareness of the attributes of justice, kindness, peace and tolerance in a civil society as they search for examples in political cartoons and newspaper comic strips. They create cartoons illustrating an aspect of civil society, and write a paragraph of explanation about their cartoon.

Service Experience 
 Students share their cartoons that communicate messages of justice and peace with a wide audience. 
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Comics and Cartoons of a Civil Society (10th Grade)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
9
10
11
12

Learners gain awareness of the attributes of justice, kindness, peace and tolerance in a civil society as they search for examples in political cartoons and newspaper comic strips. They create cartoons illustrating an aspect of civil society, and write a paragraph of explanation about their cartoon.