Lesson Plan

Grades 9-12

Clearing the Air

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1 hour

SUBJECTS: Science, Social Studies

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Climate Change, Global Change

Resource Overview

Students find articles about air pollution issues and use the information to create a class cause and effect chart of air pollution, as well as possible solutions.

Students will be able to:
  • Find and analyze news articles examining various issues and challenges surrounding air pollution.
  • Identify and discuss causes, effects, and solutions of air pollution.
  • Differentiate the sources of and solutions to air pollution between industrialized and non-industrialized countries.

Features of This Resource

  • Provides authentic learning by examining current events
  • Students must synthesize research to formulate an position
  • Students explore the human dimension of air pollution

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