Education. Empathy. Empowerment.
Your students are about to embark on a journey that will focus on what it means to be a leader in our world today. They will have a chance to begin to think like a Global Leader – learning about unique cultures, experiencing the challenges facing our world today, and reflecting on their role in the future of our world. Is KidKnits a craft project? Yes! Your students will learn how to knit their very own hat. Is KidKnits a service project? Yes! Through knitting the KidKnits hat, your students are helping to support 35 women in Rwanda and 16 women in Chile with employment and empowerment to better their lives. Is KidKnits a leadership program? Yes! While your students are knitting their hats, they will also get a chance to reflect on what character traits make a global leader and they will get a chance to understand their own leadership style. Is KidKnits fun? Yes! With a variety of activities your students will move about the classroom, look through windows, build houses, and get downright crazy.