Donating Lessons

Welcome to our page on donating! We believe that understanding the importance of charitable giving is a crucial aspect of financial literacy. Our resources are designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of donating, including researching charities, setting a donation budget, and maximizing the impact of donations. Whether you’re a teacher, parent, or philanthropy educator, our collection of lesson plans, worksheets, and activities will equip you with the tools you need to teach these critical skills and empower students to make informed decisions when it comes to donating. From understanding the tax benefits of charitable giving to identifying the causes they care about, our materials will help students become thoughtful and effective donors, making a positive impact in their communities and the world.

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Checking Out Charitable Groups

Students learn about researching charitable groups. Teaching Objectives: Identify the reasons to research charitable organizations. Explain how to research charitable organizations. Use the PACED model to evaluate a charitable organization. Standard 14: The student will explain the costs and benefits of charitable giving. Suggested Grade Level 7th – 12th Grade Lesson Excerpt: Philanthropy, the act … Continue reading Checking Out Charitable Groups


Charitable Contributions

Students learn about charitable contributions. Teaching Objectives: Identify different types of charitable contributions. Describe examples of charitable giving in local communities and the state. ¬†Use cost/benefit analysis to analyze the impact of charitable giving on individuals and society. Standard 14: The student will explain the costs and benefits of charitable giving. Suggested Grade Level 7th … Continue reading Charitable Contributions