Hunger: Facts, stats and infographics -- How to fight hunger. Poverty is a principal cause of hunger - it prevents people from having access to food and the tools they need to grow it. Infographic from USAID
Students are going to establish a community for the homeless. After researching the different causes and effects of homelessness, they will plan the community with services and activities. This PBL unit focuses on a real-world problem, while incorporating 21st century skills.
Teaching Tolerance and Acceptance Through Project Based Learning
Allow your upper elementary, middle school, & high school students to research the different causes and effects of homelessness. Then use this project based learning unit to allow student to plan a community for the homeless with services and activities. This PBL unit focuses on a real world problem, while also incorporating 21st Century skills. You'll also be teaching tolerance and acceptance of others. Great for the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, or 9th grade classroom or homeschool.
Homeless people tend to be the most vulnerable members of society. One of the biggest dangers they face include: Health problems tend to be ignored. This means that they can have different medical or mental health conditions which will go untreated.