Lesson Plan

Learn About Interdependence

In this lesson, students will learn about interdependence and explore how we are all connected and part of the web of life.
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Learning Objectives

Students will learn what interdependence is and how they are all part of the web of life.

Introduction

(5 minutes)
We Are All Connected: Interdependence
  • Gather students into a circle, either seated in chairs or on the floor.
  • Remind students about the circle guidelines they created: the raised hand attention signal and talking piece (every week each student rotates and brings in a talking piece that means something to them).
  • Have the student introduce the talking piece for the week.
  • Welcome each student into the circle using the talking piece (each student welcomes another student in the circle).
  • Share that today during circle time they will be learning about how we are all connected to the web of life.