APPENDIX 3: RESOURCE 3.1
Citizenship and Life
For each category below, list an action, event, or story that exemplifies good citizenship and an action, event, or story that exemplifies poor citizenship.
|Category||Good Citizenship||Poor Citizenship|
|At a public park|
|On a crowded bus|
|On a highway|
|An historical event|
|A current event|
|With your friends|
APPENDIX 3: RESOURCE 3.2
Based on the essay What Really Makes Someone a Good Citizen? by Manoj Bhargava, please respond to the statement by circling True or False. After completion, discuss the statements as a group to support your responses.
|1. True citizenship requires acting in a certain way.||T||F|
|2. Citizenship is about rights, not responsibilities.||T||F|
|3. Citizenship as an obligation is a new idea.||T||F|
|4. Citizenship is an action that can be used to unite a variety|
of geopolitical groups.
|5. All human beings are citizens of the world.||T||F|
|6. True citizenship actively promotes goodness and well being|
for all humanity.
|7. Citizens must have monetary resources to be effective in changing the world.||T||F|
|8. Words and position titles are the most important in enacting citizenship.||T||F|
|9. We all require the same skillsets to be good citizens of the world.||T||F|
|10. Citizenship is about doing what we want to do as individuals.||T||F|