Maybe for Tuesday or Wednesday for our widows? Make and mail postcards to seniors - a wonderful kindness project for kids! Use the free printable cards to color and decorate your own postcards to send to seniors.
This is especially useful for the Community Service-Themed Floors. 12 Ways to Give this Month: The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein Bulletin Board- paint on the tree with tempera and write small acts of kindness on cut-out apples.
Student council ideas promoting community involvement and a good way to action ideas promoting respect, human rights, care and compassion which aligns with the curriculum (ACARA, and Melbourne Declaration of Education Goals (MCEETYA,
Service Learning Is Essential for All Kids. Here's Why
Are you looking for a way to help students feel empathy and empowerment? To turn them into active problem-solvers? How about starting a service learning club in your school? Service learning is the ultimate win-win situation---someone is helped or a problem is solved (by kids!), and those kids learn that they can make a real difference in the world.As the school counselor, I use service clubs to target the quiet, under-the-radar kids who seemed to lack strong connections to a social network.
South Bay Chinese Service Club Ho Soong 2 Cookbooks 5th & 6th Editions Spirals
Life and Art with Glamma Fabulous: Sock Doll Humanitarian Project
Painting inspirational images and quotes in the restrooms and other places on campus is something I would love to see Art Clubs and NAHS Chapters doing! It will engage the entire school population! #artteacher #studentlife #inspirational
Note: Creating a classroom-community partnership is one the pillars of collaboration. Letting the community see your investment by allowing your students to serve is a great way to foster this relationship!