8th Grade Social Entrepreneurship III
Our middle school Global Gateway curriculum is designed to provide you and your students with essential attitudes, skills and knowledge for global citizenship, while exploring the complexity of current global issues. Through embedded social entrepreneurship principles, it promotes an understanding of the student as an active participant in the world, with an important role and crucial responsibilities.
The curriculum is aligned to the Common Core Standards, P21 Standards - 21st Century Skills, National Educational Technology Standards, and Career Technical Education Standards and organized in the following six main themes: Global Society, Global Geography, Global Environment, Global Education, Global Economy, Global Politics.
"8th Grade Social Entrepreneurship III" is one of three in a Global Environment unit. Students will investigate various global environmental challenges, as well as possible solutions. Protecting the environment involves political, economic and social responses. Students will explore climate change and natural hazards, relating these concepts to selected social entrepreneurship regions of study.
1) What is the climate of your entrepreneurship region of study?
2) What are the effects of climate change on your region of study?
3) How is the climate of your region of study an advantage or disadvantage to the people of that region?
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