Students investigate a provided set of graphs on current economic, environmental, and health trends in the USA.
Members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, indigos right advocates and environmental activist participate in a protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline in Washington, D.C., 2017
Explore the human - environment relationship from early U.S. settlements to climate activism.
People ride e-scooters, a new means of transportation in the United States today
Trace the history of U.S. transportation from horsedrawn carriages to our present car culture.
Frozen TV dinners were a popular food trend in the U.S. in the mid-1900s
Survey of U.S. food trends - where it's from, how it’s prepared, and who has access.
Journey through the history of schooling in the U.S.from the early 1800s to today.
12-year-old girl working at spooling in a West Texas cotton mill in 1913
History of U.S. work from agrarian roots through the Industrial Revolution to today's gig economy.
Married couple in the United States holding hands
History of love and marriage in the U.S., including contraception, sex education, and family size.
A "vessel of opportunity" skims oil spilled after the Deepwater Horizon/BP well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010.
Students create a timeline of events in U.S. environmental history and write an op-ed.
A visual demonstration of the limited sources of food available from the Earth’s land, followed by discussion...

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"The activities not only bring out important content, but they also provide real-world context for environmental, population and sustainability issues. They engage participants in very thought-provoking and critical-thinking discussions.”

Helen de la Maza, Environmental Educator, Irvine, CA