This file is a resource pack about the major environmental issues in Canada: acid rain and pollution of the Great Lakes, the extraction and use of natural resources on the Canadian Shield, and timber resources (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard – SS6G7). This lesson includes a presentation with important information about each issue, as well as colorful images. There are also many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this 50-page file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards poster – slide 2
~Environmental Issues of Canada CLOZE notes (for note-taking during the presentation) and KEY -- slides 3-9
~Environmental Issues of Canada Notes (facts, images, etc.) – slides 10-38
~Environmental Issues of Canada graphic organizer and KEY – slides 39-41
~Design a T-Shirt printable -- slides 42-43
~Environmental Issue Prescription creative writing activity -- slides 44-45
~Comprehension Check and KEY (could also be used as a quiz) – slides 46-48
~What Stuck With You? Ticket Out the Door -- slides 49-50
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 6th grade Social Studies.
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Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Color-by-Number activity