Looking at Our Community (11th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Science
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Environment
Focus Question 

What can we do to promote responsible use of all resources? 

 

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Unit Overview 

The students analyze the community through their own eyes and the “eyes” of the media, and describe their community using the five themes of geography. They list environmental assets and those conditions in need of improvement. 

Service Experience 
Students develop a personal plan to address an environmental issue.
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Looking at Our Community (11th Grade)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
9
10
11
12

The students will analyze their community through their own eyes and the “eyes” of the media noting how taking care of the Earth is demonstrating Environmental Stewardship. They will describe their community using the five themes of geography. They will note the environment of their community, listing those things that are good and those conditions in need of improvement. They will develop a personal plan to address an environmental issue.