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Social Justice and Sustainable Eating

What does it mean to "eat green"? What does that look like?
How does "eating green" or eating organic foods help maintain our environment?
How do pesticides and eating processed foods impact the environment?
Where can we find organic foods?
Looking at a map of our city, where can farmers markets and organic selling grocery stores be found? 
Based on...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Social Studies
Geography
Science & Health
Social Justice Domains
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Exploring the Diversity and Identities of the City

*How can the city improved with diversity ?
*What kind of groups of people lived in the city?
*What might be the reasons that people who lived in the city decided to leave?
*How you feel from having different identity from the people who lived before in the city? 
* What kinds of resources support the people that lived in...

Grade Level
K-2
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
History
Arts
Math & Technology
Social Justice Domains
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Where I Started: the history of our town

Why is it important to know the history of your town?
What does this town mean to you?
How does the knowledge of how your town started effect how your town is today?
Are there any historical events in this town that effect you?
What are your favorite parts about your town?
Do you know how and why our town...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
History
Geography
Arts
Social Justice Domains
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Examining How My Town Influences My Identity

What are a few things you like about the town you live in?
How is your town different than other towns? 
What are some common values the people in your town share?
How is your life easier or more difficult based on who you are or where you were born? 
How has your town influenced your identity? 
How do you...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Geography
Arts
Social Justice Domains
learning plan

Home and Identity

1. How does where I live contribute to your identity?
2. If you don't think your home contributes to your identity share why
3.. What kinds of people live around me? 
4. How are these people different from me? How are they similar? 
5. What privileges do I have based on where I live that others don’t?
6. Who lived...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Social Studies
History
Geography
Social Justice Domains
learning plan

Diversity Awareness 101

What do we gain when we learn about the lived experiences of other people?
What is the relationship between diversity and inequality?
How do our similarities and differences impact the relationships we have with people inside and outside our own identity groups?
How do we connect in meaningful ways with people who are different from us?

Grade Level
Subject
Social Studies
History
Social Justice Domains
learning plan

The History of Our City

What do you love about our city/town?
How do you think growing up in a certain area effects our identity?
How are we similar to our neighbors? How are we different?
Do individuals have worse or better experiences in their life depending on what area they grow up in?
How did the individuals within that community effect your identity?
What...

Grade Level
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Social Studies
History
Geography
Science & Health
Social Justice Domains