Reflection: Student Ownership Stay Safe In The Eye Of The Storm - Section 5: Class Discussion/Wrap Up


The students were really invested in this project. They discussed what they wanted to put on the posters that would have the most impact. because they were creating it for an audience, their peers, it was much more effective and helped them pinpoint the facts they had learned and gave them a platform on which to display it.

  Creating with a purpose helps students connect.
  Student Ownership: Creating with a purpose helps students connect.
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Stay Safe In The Eye Of The Storm

Unit 5: Extreme Weather/Hurricanes
Lesson 3 of 5

Objective: Create a poster and a PSA explaining the importance of hurricane preparedness based on scientific research by experts.

Big Idea: A variety of natural hazards result from natural processes. Humans cannot eliminate natural hazards but can take steps to reduce their impacts.

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