Big World, Small Planet - Module 2: Learning from the Natural World, Teacher Edition, Single CopyFacing the Future
A continuing path of learning about core concepts and strategies associated with sustainability and focused on learning from the natural world. Students will further their development toward an awareness and understanding of the world's interconnectedness of environment, culture, society and economy.
Big World, Small Planet Module 2 encourages students to pursue meaningful resolution to sustainability issues relevant to their everyday lives, as well as from a global perspective. The Teacher Text is organized into two related units, with each unit supported by activities that give students an opportunity to...
- Investigate how life has managed to continue, adapt and flourish during widely varying conditions and elimination of many - if not most - living organisms.
- Study nature's patterns and learn how life has sustained under changing conditions over billions of years.
- Learn how and why societies tend to approach mature from two points of view.
- Build environmental literacy that encourages critical and analytical thinking to resolve complex issues
Subjects: Science, Social Studies
Type: Teacher Edition
Module: 2 (of 4)
Format: Print - Single copy