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Explore our library of free resources to use in your classroom, home, or enrichment program! Search for resources by grade and/or subject to engage kids in topics such as microfinance, fundraising, social entrepreneurship, and global citizenship. There are over a dozen enrichment activities to complement the reading of the book One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference.

Grade Subject Title Description Link
K-2 ELA Microfinance Role Play --
K-2 Social Studies Where in the World One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference pre-reading questions to help kids think about the location and culture of Ghana.
3-5 Social Studies Where in the World One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference pre-reading questions to help kids think about the location and culture of Ghana.
6-8 Social Studies Where in the World One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference pre-reading questions to help kids think about the location and culture of Ghana.
6-8 Math Microfinance Roleplay Roleplay exercise that places participants in the roles of people living in extreme poverty in an unnamed sub-Saharan region in Africa.
6-8 Social Studies Microfinance Roleplay Roleplay exercise that places participants in the roles of people living in extreme poverty in an unnamed sub-Saharan region in Africa.
K-2 Math Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
K-2 ELA Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
K-2 Social Studies Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
3-5 Math Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
3-5 Social Studies Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
6-8 Math Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
6-8 ELA Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
6-8 Social Studies Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
3-5 ELA Introducing One Hen Overview of the One Hen website and ideas to reinforce student learning on the topics of microfinance loans and the country of Ghana.
K-2 Social Studies One Hen Board Game Ready to assemble board game to help kids with an understanding of cost/profit and the responsibility of being a business owner.
3-5 Math One Hen Board Game Ready to assemble board game to help kids with an understanding of cost/profit and the responsibility of being a business owner.
3-5 ELA One Hen Board Game Ready to assemble board game to help kids with an understanding of cost/profit and the responsibility of being a business owner.
3-5 Social Studies One Hen Board Game Ready to assemble board game to help kids with an understanding of cost/profit and the responsibility of being a business owner.
3-5 ELA The Right of Children to Education Research ideas on the topic of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, and how the laws relate to their lives.
3-5 Social Studies The Right of Children to Education Research ideas on the topic of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, and how the laws relate to their lives.
6-8 ELA The Right of Children to Education Research ideas on the topic of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, and how the laws relate to their lives.
6-8 Social Studies The Right of Children to Education Research ideas on the topic of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, and how the laws relate to their lives.
3-5 ELA This is the orange that grew on a tree One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference post-reading activity to help kids think about where the food they eat comes from.
3-5 Social Studies This is the orange that grew on a tree One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference post-reading activity to help kids think about where the food they eat comes from.
6-8 ELA This is the orange that grew on a tree One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference post-reading activity to help kids think about where the food they eat comes from.
6-8 Social Studies This is the orange that grew on a tree One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference post-reading activity to help kids think about where the food they eat comes from.