This Consumerism, Me and the Natural Environment— Canadian and World Studies lesson plan also includes:
Just as no man is an island, no country is totally independent of other countries. To understand the impact of individual consumer decisions on the global natural environment, class groups consider how the stuff they purchase connects to the use of the planet's natural resources.
- Flip the lesson to have class members view video out of class; return for the group and whole-class share
- While the focus is on how Canada influences and is influenced by its connections with other countries, the concepts are applicable to any classroom
- Provides provisions for differentiated instruction