The Story of Stuff

Unit 4: Enivronmental Science
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Objective: SWBAT examine trends of material disposal in the United States and analyze which consumption choices reflect people's lifestyle and culture.

Big Idea: The way we consume and dispose of material goods reflect our culture and way of life. The culture of America is wasteful and we must consider ways to reduce our consumption of material goods in order to sustain life on our planet.

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Science, waste, Carbon, environment, oil, Air
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