In the blink of an eye, the people of Easter Island turned what was once a flourishing and habitable civilization into a complete wasteland. They wiped out their forest, overexploited their plant and animal species, and saw their complex society spiral into chaos and cannibalism. Are we about to follow their lead?
This bundle introduces students to a society which was met with a completely horrific and unavoidable fate. Through the use of videos, stories, and discussions, students are able to connect with the people of Easter Island and reflect on their own ecological footprints on our planet.
Included in this bundle is:
- Easter Island Lesson Plan
- Easter Island Reading by Jared Diamond
- Easter Island Vocabulary Worksheet
- Easter Island Discussion Questions
- Easter Island Quiz