Module 33-Social Studies KB - Course Guide

Module Overview:

In this module, students will learn how to live life with thankfulness. Students will learn how to live a forgiving life.

Module Materials:

Lesson # Lesson Title Material(s)
1 Character Education: Thankfulness pen or pencil;
2 Character Education: Forgiveness pen or pencil
crayons or colored pencils
construction paper

Module Objectives:

Lesson # Lesson Title Objective(s)
1 Character Education: Thankfulness
  1. Identify and apply attributes of thankfulness.
2 Character Education: Forgiveness
  1. Identify and apply attributes of forgiveness.

Module Key Words:

Key Words
Anne Frank
Corrie ten Boom

Module Assignments:

Lesson # Lesson Title Page # Assignment Title
1 Character Education: Thankfulness 4 What I'm Thankful For Assignment
2 Character Education: Forgiveness 4 Four Part Apology Assignment

Learning Coach Notes:


Module Guiding Questions:

When a student starts a lesson ask them questions to check for prior knowledge and understanding and to review concepts being taught. At the end of the lesson ask the questions again to see if their answer changes.

Lesson Title Question
Character Education: Thankfulness
  1. What does it mean to be thankful?
Character Education: Forgiveness
  1. How do you forgive others and ask for forgiveness?

Module Video Questions:

When a student watches a video take time to ask them questions about what they watched. Suggested questions for the videos in this module are listed here. Suggestion: Have the student watch the entire video first all the way through. Then have them watch the video a second time, as they watch it pause the video and ask the questions.

Lesson Title Video Question

Module Suggested Read Aloud Books:

Take time to read to your student or have them read aloud to you. Read a different book each day. While reading the book point out concepts being taught. You may purchase these books or find them at your local library. Suggested things to discuss while reading the book:

  • What is the main idea?
  • What are three things new you learned?
  • How does this book relate to what you are learning about?

# Book Author Lexile Level
1 Being Thankful Mercer Meyer
2 We All Need Forgiveness Mercer Meyer

Module Outing:

Take some time to apply what your student is learning to the real world. Suggested outings are below.

# Outing