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Lesson Plans: Aid the Elderly

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Elementary School Lesson Plan

Overview

This lesson will focus on the challenges people face as they age and experience lifestyle changes. Students will discuss how the elderly often lose functionality in their bodies and minds, resulting in the need for assistance with everyday tasks whether living at home or in a care facility. Students will reflect on ways to help elderly people in their lives and in their community.

Objectives
  • Students will learn about the needs of elderly residents in their community
  • Students will reflect on ways to aid the elderly and complete a project to demonstrate their understanding
Time

Two 30 - 45 minute sessions

Subject

English Language Arts, Literature, Writing



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Aid the Animals icon
Aid the Animals
Aid the Elderly color icon
Aid the Elderly
Begin with Basics icon
Begin with Basics
Comfort the Sick icon
Comfort the Sick
Help Fight Hunger icon
Help Fight Hunger
Help Other Kids icon
Help Other Kids
Save the Planet icon
Save the Planet
Support Our Troops icon
Support Our Troops

Lesson Plans: Aid the Elderly

Educational Materials

Project Giving Kids is excited to now offer lesson plans so students can learn more about the importance of volunteering and helping their community.

Teachers and parents can teach kids about helping the elderly in the classroom or at home with our educational materials.

Choose a grade level and cause area to find a lesson plan. Sign up or log in to see or download the full lesson plan.

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Middle School Lesson Plan

Overview

This lesson will focus on ageist stereotypes of the elderly. Students will discuss where negative stereotypes of the elderly originate and how to instill positive attitudes toward the aging population. Students will think about ways to connect with elderly people to promote mutually respectful and beneficial intergenerational relationships.

Objectives
  • Students will discuss ageism and stereotypes of the elderly
  • Students will determine ways to create positive views of the elderly
  • Students will complete a project focused on forming connections with the elderly
Time

Two 45 - 60 minute sessions

Subject

English Language Arts, Literature, Writing



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Aid the Animals icon
Aid the Animals
Aid the Elderly color icon
Aid the Elderly
Begin with Basics icon
Begin with Basics
Comfort the Sick icon
Comfort the Sick
Help Fight Hunger icon
Help Fight Hunger
Help Other Kids icon
Help Other Kids
Save the Planet icon
Save the Planet
Support Our Troops icon
Support Our Troops

Lesson Plans: Aid the Elderly

Educational Materials

Project Giving Kids is excited to now offer lesson plans so students can learn more about the importance of volunteering and helping their community.

Teachers and parents can teach kids about helping the elderly in the classroom or at home with our educational materials.

Choose a grade level and cause area to find a lesson plan. Sign up or log in to see or download the full lesson plan.

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High School Lesson Plan

Overview

Our aging population is continuing to grow. This lesson will focus on the challenges elderly people face and innovative ways to help them adapt to lifestyle changes. Students will explore ways to help seniors use technology to get assistance living at home, improve their lives, and stay connected to family and friends.

Objectives
  • Students will focus on challenges the growing elderly population face
  • Students will explore how technology can improve the quality of life for the elderly by helping them physically, mentally, socially, and emotionally
  • Students will explore ways to aid the elderly residents in their community using various types of technology
Time

Two 45 - 60 minute sessions

Subject

English Language Arts, Literature, Writing



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