Learning Recommendations: Willing to participate. A desire to help other in need. A desire to spread leadership and awareness. Ability to work independently.

General Description: This class will give students credit while they fulfill hours of community service in the community. The focus will be to serve the community with project-based learning..

Content:

  • This class is designed to work with the parameters of the Red Cross Examples of activities include letter writing to soldiers, food and clothing drives and fundraisers for victims of natural disasters. Annually, initiatives are decided at the national, state, and local level.

Strategies: Students will learn through a combination of:

  • Hands on involvement
  • Reading of informational pieces
  • In class activities
  • Using a budget
  • Managing projects
  • Establishing and utilizing leadership positions