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There's More to Poverty than Meets the Eye

Education Resource for Grades 6-9

Building Engaged Citizens for Poverty Reduction and Community Well-Being 

Downloadable PDF:

Poverty Education Resource Grades 6-9 (PDF)

Curriculum Connections:

Social Studies, Health Education, Language Arts, Religious Studies.
Cross-curricular connections to other subject areas.

Designed to:

Broaden students' understanding of local poverty; effects and root causes, relationship to community health and well-being, poverty reduction strategies.
Build empathy for those who are directly affected.
Inspire social responsibility and engaged citizenship.

Includes:

Teacher information, student materials and activities.
Connections to curriculum outcomes in Social Studies and Health Education.

Evaluation:

Successfully piloted in six Saskatoon and area schools.
Highly rated by students and educators.

Curriculum Connections by Grade

Downloadable PDFs:

Grade 6 (PDF)
Grade 7 (PDF)
Grade 8 (PDF)
Grade 9 (PDF)

 For more information contact:
306-655-4630 or lynn.kowblick@saskatoonhealthregion.ca

 

Last Modified: Thursday, April 20, 2017 |
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