Charity and Justice: What’s the Difference?

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Lesson
Contributed By
Learning for Justice
Keywords
Class Rights & Activism Justice Action
Subjects
English-Language Arts History-Social Science English Language Development
Grade Levels
Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
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Charity and Justice: What’s the Difference?

Instructional Resource

Lesson

This lesson has students distinguish between charity (volunteering in a soup kitchen) and justice (working to end the inequalities that make soup kitchens necessary). It asks students to think about root causes (inequality) versus symptoms (poverty that leads to the need for soup kitchens).

Publisher
Learning for Justice