This file is a resource pack about the major environmental issues in Latin America: air pollution in Mexico City, destruction of the Amazon rain forest, and oil-related pollution in Venezuela (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard – SS6G2). This lesson includes a presentation with important information about the causes, effects, and solutions for each issue, as well as colorful images. There is also a graphic organizer for note-taking during the presentation, a creative writing assignment, a Bumper Sticker printable, and an emoji-style ticket out the door included in this 47-page file.
~Environmental Issues of Latin America Chart (graphic organizer for note-taking) and KEY -- slides 3-5
~Environmental Issues of Latin America Notes (facts, images, etc.) – slides 6-39
~Bumper Sticker activity -- slide 40-41
~Environmental Superhero Poster and writing activity -- slides 42-45
~Emoji Ticket Out the Door -- slides 46-47
*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 Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity
History Color-by-Number activity