Divide the class into six groups.
ACTIVITY 1: Gather some facts
Go to the bottom of this page and download the "Exercise A" and "Exercise B" documents. They were designed to provide some background information and terminology on environmental problems.
ACTIVITY 2: Research
Here you will visit a number of websites published by a number of different organizations involved in the environmental problems issue. Choose one of the six areas where most experts agree that a crisis is emerging. Research the problem you´ve chosen and then provide at least three solutions for it.
Directions to video: go to videos by category; click VIEW ALL by environment link; click ENVIRONMENTAL THREATS, CLIMATE CHANGE (on the right hand side), GLOBAL WARMING
ACTIVITY 3: Final assignment
For this activity, you will use the evidence and information you´ve collected in the previous activities and produce a Power Point presentation. Don´t forget to provide at least three possible solutions for the problem you´ve studied.