This unit is created to inspire interest in a teen's need to understand the importance of self-improvement.
The unit includes a series of short lessons:
Lesson One - introduces students to Franklin in a humorous way, while providing fun trivia about the character's interests.
Lesson Two - describes Franklin's virtues, for societal and personalized discussion.
Lesson Three - includes a link to self-improvement to build knowledge and further personalized and/or societal-based discussion.
Lesson Four - provides a virtue quiz to figure out students' improvement needs. It also provides a self-improvement plan for writing a narrative essay.
Lesson Five - requires students to write an essay - a rubric is provided.