Everyday Heroes: Character Traits to the Rescue!

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students will learn the development of positive character traits is important to the preservation and improvement of a constitutional democracy. The students will learn how individuals worked together to help the victims of Hurricane Katrina. They will also learn ways they can volunteer to help in different relief organizations.
Author: 
Jessica Medlin
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
3 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
5: Environment and Society
National Geography Standards: 
15: How physical systems affect human systems