Key Concepts: fossil fuels, natural resources, pollution, inquiry activity
In this series, students will be introduced to fossil fuels and embark on an inquiry activity about oil spills. The first comic delivers the basic information about fossil fuels. In the second comic, readers will learn about otters and the dangers they face when petroleum spills into the sea and research further into the environmental dangers. The final comic, Inquiry Idea- Oil Spills, guides students through the process of inventing their own tool to clean up oil spills.