Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy - Human Impact on Environment

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Grade Levels
5th - 7th, Homeschool
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20 pages
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Good resource with reading passages and follow-up pages. My class had good discussions with the questions provided.
This is a great unit. We used for Earth Day, but it could be used at any time. The reading was interesting and the students were engaged.
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This is unit includes reading passages and comprehension questions on fossil fuels and renewable energy sources. Students will learn about renewable and nonrenewable resources and how the burning of fossil fuels affects our environment.  Great for environmental science and Earth Day. Great for background information on natural resources, the carbon cycle, and the Greenhouse Effect. 

This unit includes:

  • Seven pages of informational text
  • Comprehension questions
  • Interactive notebook flaps
  • Answer keys

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Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days
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