#TeachGreen with free sustainability lessons throughout May

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300 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12
Environmental Education

Set goals for yourself by considering input from your peers, creating an advocacy plan, and shooting a short video to explain your next steps.

330 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12
Environmental Education

Apply your knowledge by getting out into your neighborhood, photographing and writing about what you see, and proposing a few changes you think would make it better.

330 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12
Environmental Education

Deepen your knowledge by learning how city planners and leaders make decisions, researching what your city or town has been doing, and refining your city model based on what you’ve learned.

360 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12
Environmental Education

Get inspired by exploring sustainable cities around the world, understanding what makes them special, and building your own city model.

What is the connection between sustainable city planning and climate change mitigation?
180 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Foreign Languages, Reading or Language Arts, Science

Students will determine if the use of composting is a viable way to offset waste.

How does renewable resource usage contribute to lengthening the time we can use fossil fuels?
How do our everyday actions impact the waste management process?
70 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Engineering, Environmental Education, Science

Students will discuss what public health issues are present within their communities, and potential solutions to those issues could arise. Students will then design a public health survey, aimed at enhancing understanding of respiratory illness. Students will then test the survey, analyze the data and share their survey results with classmates.

85 minutes
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6 / 7 / 8
Engineering, Environmental Education, Science

Students will discuss the greenhouse gas effect, and it's impact on the Earth's climate. Within groups, students will simulate the effect of greenhouse gas emissions on Earth through conducting an experiment. Students will then investigate how their experiment illustrated the warming effect observed on Earth today.