Category Archives: The Environment

I Love the World – Earth Day

Earth Day was invented so that people would appreciate the amazing planet we call home.  View the promotional video and use the prompt below.  You might want to either comment on the earth’s awesomeness or the effectiveness of the video. … Continue reading

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Climate Catastrophe!?

Commit to a decision – do you agree with this argument? Claim-Support-Question Make a claim about the topic Identify support for your claim Ask a question related to your claim  

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Tsunami of Waste?

Gyre, 2009 8×11 feet, in three vertical panels Depicts 2.4 million pieces of plastic, equal to the estimated number of pounds of plastic pollution that enter the world’s oceans every hour. All of the plastic in this image was collected … Continue reading

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Sister Dorothy & the Rainforest

“Parts” Cluster Use clustering software like or Mind42 What’s the main idea or feeling? Put it in the center. Work as a class or team to brainstorm as much as you can about the movie. Group or connect any … Continue reading

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Held over a Barrel?

Click on the image to see a larger version.  You can go to the original Web site to see more. Headlines – What do you See? Write a headline that captures the most important point. Note on this image: “Oil Barrels, … Continue reading

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