Great North (6-8)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
6
7
8
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
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:  1910 world map by Patrick Barry 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.

Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Great North (6-8)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
6
7
8

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.

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