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How can our school be green?
 How do buildings influence the health of occupants?
How do trees benefit humans and the environment?
45 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Science

Students reflect on what they have learned and experienced through the lesson and share their reflections with the class.

45 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Science

Students will reflect on people’s relationship with trees and explore resources for engaging in citizen science related to tree stewardship.

45 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Science

Students design and action plan to care for or plant trees on school or community grounds, or to educate others about the care of trees.

90 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Science

In Part 2, students learn about the specific species’ of trees on their school or a community property and explore the threats these trees face.

45 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Science

In Part 1, students explore the many benefits that trees offer humans and the environment.

45 minutes
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9 / 10 / 11 / 12
Science

Students will explore resources for becoming informed citizens and citizen activists. They will determine their own carbon footprint and describe their strategies for reducing it.

90 minutes
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9 / 10 / 11 / 12
Science

Students will explore sea level rise under different carbon emission scenarios and look at the impacts in coastal cities around the world. They will also learn about a coastal resilience strategy in Florida that uses nature-based solutions to protect cities from storm surge and sea level rise.