Grades K-2 & 3-6:
Global Citizen activities (PDF)
IDOL pledge poster (PDF)
Grades 6-8 & 9-12:
Teaching Guide (6-8)
Teaching Guide (9-12)
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||The following links can help you and your students understand global issues, especially poverty in the U.S and Africa.
Tools for Teachers
- Save the Children:
Materials geared toward teaching about the challenges facing children living in poverty in the United States and Africa through a variety of videos, slide shows, stories, and other materials and how you can make a difference.
- U.S. Fund for UNICEF: Teaching materials that help your students learn about UNICEF and its efforts to help children worldwide.
- Malaria No More: Downloadable educational materials for grades 1, 5, and 6 that show students how they can make a difference on a global scale.
Additional Resources to Share with Your Students
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- America’s Second Harvest
The largest charitable hunger-relief organization in the United States, America’s Second Harvest distributes nearly 2 billion pounds of food and groceries each year.
- Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Boys & Girls Clubs are safe places where kids can play and learn in a positive environment. The organization provides educational programs for students of all ages.
- Children’s Hunger Fund
An extensive network of organizations, companies, and individuals that provides food and other supplies to children and families in the United States and around the world.
- What is a Social Entrepreneur?:
Help your students understand what a social entrepreneur is and what they do to help people throughout the world.
- Social Edge:
A site by and for social entrepreneurs who are working hard to change the world.
- Global Giving:
An organization that connects people with grassroots charity projects throughout the world.