We are connected – People working together
Book: Flora and the Runaway Rooster by John Claude Bemis
Geographic Region: Africa - Rwanda
NOTE: After ordering, you will receive an e-mail containing links to download your lessons.
Heifer’s Elementary School Programs provide free resources for teachers to use with their students in teaching about issues related to global hunger, poverty, and environmental degradation. The first and second grade lessons focus on the concept of community and the connections between members of a community. These lessons are based around Flora and the Runaway Rooster by John Claude Bemis, and have a geographic focus on the continent of Africa. Each unit is multidisciplinary and aligned with Common Core standards for English Language Arts and Math, Next Generation Science and professional organization standards for Civics, Geography, Economics, Visual Arts and others.
*Lessons in Spanish are similar, but not direct translations of the English lessons.