Great North (3-5)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
3
4
5
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Science
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Environment
Focus Question 

 How does climate affect the lifestyle of animals and humans? How do humans adapt to their environment? How should humans show respect to nature? 

 

Photo Credit:  Glacier by Pat W. Sanders is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

Introduce learners to the region of the world known as  "The Great North," which includes the Arctic Circle, North Pole and Northern Europe. They learn how the native inhabitants demonstrate stewardship of the Earth's resources through their daily living. They view an "IMAX" movie about the region.

Service Experience 
 Students may make posters, a movie, or blog posts about what it means to them to be stewards of the earth. The students may choose any animal, research its needs, and advocate for it. For example, they may let people know about the danger to bees and how we can act to save bees. 
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Great North (3-5)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
3
4
5

Introduce learners to the region of the world known as  "The Great North," which includes the Arctic Circle, North Pole and Northern Europe. They learn how the native inhabitants demonstrate stewardship of the Earth's resources through their daily living. They view an "IMAX" movie about the region.