AWARENESS IS A CIVIC DUTY
Pick one activity or develop a different activity with teacher
approval. At the conclusion of the activity you chose, you must
Write up a
of all the steps you took to complete your activity.
what you did. Examples: Did you think your project went well?
What would you have done differently? Etc.
documentation. Examples: Provide examples of any letters you
wrote. Provide examples of responses you received. Etc.
Public Service Announcement:
create Public Service Announcements and make arrangements for sharing in
some way, perhaps morning announcements, student newspapers, fliers,
posters, etc. It should include:
and implications of Global Climate Change
students do to alleviate this situation?
to accomplish this might include skits, debates, or any activity the
student may decide upon.
Write To Public Officials/Candidates/Organizations To Determine Their
Position On Global Climate Change
create a letter which can be duplicated for at least five candidates
and/or officials. The letter should identify the student, describe the
project, and include questions that concern global climate change.
list of Elected Officials, Candidates, or Organizations. This is
easily accomplished through
responses from the candidates and identify those that did not
interview and videotape a candidate, especially from your voting
district. This could also be used as a Media Presentation.
Create Or Participate In An “Environmentally Aware” Club On Campus
would need to research the requirements for establishing a club on their
campus. Activities might include:
and maintaining a paper and or can collection
a “car pool” system
to make the campus more environmentally efficient
The student will attend a public seminar or workshop that addresses
global climate change. They will present and discuss their findings.
Participate In Local Or National Organizations
Match to find local environment-related organizations.
Develop A Personal Action Plan For Reducing Global Climate Change That Can Be
websites or others may be helpful.
Global Warming Solutions
Global Warming and Cars
Make the Switch
Solving Global Warming
Global Warming International Center
Fight Global Warming
Organize And Run A Book Club On Global Climate Change And Other Environmental
Recommended Booklist from the Extensions Page for book ideas. You might
see your library media specialist for advice.
Current Events Portfolio On Global Climate Change
portfolio using news articles from around the world. The portfolio
will consist of each article, a personal reaction to the article, as
well as an explanation of how the article connects to science behind
global climate change.