Environmental Science

Unit 3 Economics and Policy

  

Reading 

 21.1 International law

 21.2 Policy in the United States

21.3 importance of the Individual

 

NOTES and student outlines

Chapter 21 Review Questions 

 

Project based learning activities 

International laws webquest 

FRONTLINE:  How Scott Pruit's EPA is erasing Obama legacy

Scott Pruitt and The EPA Analysis

 

 US government policy enforcement

Major US environmental law project

What Can I do? Famous environmentalists

 

Quiz 

 

Unit 4 Water Pollution and Water Chemistry

Reading And Student Outlines 

chapter 11 section 3 reading and questions

Water and Pollution outline

Articles to Read From NYTIMES

Article 1

Article 2

Article 3

 

 

NOTES

Water and Pollution

 

Water pollution (introduction)

Atoms

Acids, Bases, and pH

Ionic bonds

buffers and alkalinity 

 

 

Unit 5 Air Pollution

 

READING

Chapter 20 Text The Environment and Human Health

Chapter 2 TEXT:  Doing envionmental science

Chapter 12 Section 1 What causes Air Pollution?

 

 

Notes and student outlines 

Notes:  Environment and Health

 

Project based Learning activites 

The State of Air

 

lead and IQ graph

Rubric:  creating a graph

Rubric:  analysis and conclusions

Lab investigation:  LD50 At what level is salt concentration toxic?

Unit 4 Food Production and the Environment

 

 

 

Activities   

GMO 2015 Activity

 

Unit 6 Populations

Reading And Student Outlines 

 NOTES

Human Population Notes

 

Reading

Chapter 9, Section 1

 

Projects, and Student Activities

Regional Differences in Human Population

Analyzing demographics of 2 Countries

 

 

Poplulation Project A

Population Project B

Population Project C

Population Project D

Population Project E

population project F

 


 

 

Unit 7 Climate Change

Reading And Student NOTES PPT 

Global Climate Change

 

Student  OUTLINE

 

Reading

 

Projects, and Student Activities