The GIVING BOOK Open the Door to a Lifetime of Giving is not just a fun, engaging book to inspire children to be and give the best of themselves it is also a resource that lends itself to fulfill many National Standards in the classroom.
The attached Teachers Guide includes nine lesson plans in three main areas: math, character education and language arts. It also offers additional literature, web sites, and organizations that you may use to enhance The Giving Book experience for you and for your students.
Beyond those addressed in our Guide, The Giving Book can also be utilized to teach problem solving, writing reports, conducting research, using primary sources, teamwork, decision making, clarifying values, parts of speech, poetry, speaking, and interviewing skills.
These lessons were designed to offer you a place to begin they were written to address a wide range of skills and abilities. They can be easily modified to meet the unique needs of your students.
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