Out on a Limb (6th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
6
7
8
Subjects: 
Language Arts
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Science
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Environment
Focus Question 

What is each person's responsibility for environmental stewardship?  

 

Photo Credit:  Birch Forest by Miguel Virkkunen Carvalho is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

Students review the role trees play in providing a healthy environment and their role and responsibility to protect trees. The Tree City USA designation provides framework and rationale for student discussions about what they can do.

Service Experience 
 Students plant trees and raise awareness of the value of trees to people and the community and environment. 
Lessons in This Unit