Lesson Plan

Grades 9-12

Infographic Scavenger Hunt

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35 minutes (Part 1); 50 minutes (Part 2)

SUBJECTS: Science, Social Studies

TOPICS: International Comparisons, Multiple Connections, Multiple Connections, Resource Distribution

Resource Overview

Through collaborative analysis of visual data on the Quick Trip to 8 Billion poster, students investigate how demographics and resource use have changed over time and how we can reduce future environmental impacts.

Students will be able to:
  • Read and interpret graphs and charts of demographic, environmental, health, and food statistics.
  • Identify actionable ways to reduce human impact on the environment and slow or reverse unsustainable trends.
  • Use evidence to answer a compelling question and communicate new knowledge to peers.

Features of This Resource

  • E-poster available online – great for virtual learning
  • Students identify actionable ways to reduce humans’ negative environmental impacts
  • Unique data visualizations provide interesting source of information

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