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.
Big Idea:We've all seen the horrifying stories of toppled tankers, oil-soaked birds, and volunteers trying to clean up the mess. Although it's a sad occurrence, it's important to recognize why this phenomenon happens.
Big Idea:While our planet relies on the greenhouse effect in order to survive, increased formation of greenhouse gases are causing our global climate in change in a way that way hinder our quality of life.
Big Idea:Which types of alternative energy forms are best for our country? In this lesson students create a persuasive presentation to convince others that an alternative energy resource should be utilized on a national level.