Extension Activities

Social Awareness  |  Grades 6-8

Learning Goal 3: Demonstrates awareness of how individuals and groups cooperate toward achieving common goals and ideals.

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Benchmark 1: Explain how individual attitudes and behaviors affect the well-being of their school or community.

Benchmark 2: Learn about social movements, such as civil rights, abolition and suffrage, and the leaders of the movements and strategies.

Benchmark 3: Work collaboratively with peers to analyze and address a shared school initiative.

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