Friday, April 29, 2011

Pay it Forward (Personal Responsibility and Relationships)


Spend some time visiting the following links:

Pay it Forward Foundation:
http://www.payitforwardfoundation.org/
The movie:
http://payitforward.warnerbros.com/Pay_It_Forward/
Random Acts of Kindness Foundation:
http://www.actsofkindness.org/classroom/plans/#here

Your task today: Look online for examples of random acts of kindness in the news. Print your article. It is important that you print only one page! You will be docked points if you print multiple pages. Next, read the article. Highlight the article, focusing on important points. Be prepared to share your article with the class on Tuesday.

If time permits, visit these "Helper's High" past blog posts:

Learn more about the "Helper's High"
http://hansengeorge.blogspot.com/2007/10/helpers-high.html

ABC News story:
http://abcnews.go.com/2020/story?id=2685717&page=1

Everyone: Take the "Compassion Quiz"
http://www.whygoodthingshappen.com/main.php?section=quiz

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