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Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans

Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Environmental Challenges Research Project- 4 day Lesson Plans
Product Description
This is a 4 day, bundled lesson Plan

Goal: Students will be able to research 1 of 30 featured environmental or social challenges we are currently facing. Students will be able to present their topic to an individual or group and clearly demonstrate their knowledge of the topic.

Lesson Plan includes:
4 days of lesson plans that give step by step directions, description of social, academic and language objectives, anticipatory sets and exit tickets for each day. Lists materials, supplies and resources that can be used (interchangeable for the individual needs of each classroom). Utilizes teaching strategies such as think-pair-share, whole/small group discussion, cold calling etc.

Featured Topics:
Global Warming
Air Pollution
Polar Ice Caps Melting
The effects of fishing on whales and dolphins (marine mammals)
Factory farms
Oil Spills
Deforestation
Overpopulation
The Use of Nuclear Energy
Climate Change
Overproduction of Garbage
Current Extinction of Species on Earth
Poaching
Ozone layer depletion
Acid Rain
Urban Sprawl
Water Pollution
Genetically Modified Organisms- GMO
Solar energy
Pesticides
Extinction of the Honey Bee
One child policy in China
Dependence on oil
Fracking
Pink Slime
Biofuels
Recycling
Antibiotic Resistance Bacteria- MRSA and VRSA
Famous Diseases
The disappearance of the Monarchs

Package includes:
1) 4 day lesson plans
2) Rubric for poster presentation
3) Rubric for oral presentation
4) Web links for each individual topic that are student friendly- easy to read, include graphics and videos. Each topic includes a minimum of 3 web links that students can use for their topic. These topics can be easily posted to a google site that each student can access
5) Example of a student made board on Discovery Education (for teachers that have access to that site and can utilize it as a presentation idea for students)
6) 5 student work examples ranging from 6th grade to 8th grade
7) List of topics with pictures for whole group presentation

Looking for more? Check out my other resources:

Global Warming and the Effects of Greenhouse Gases Mini Lesson
Total Pages
35 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
N/A
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