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Not in my Back Yard!

Students explore the concept of a mock town council meeting. In this mock town council meeting, students are divided into homeowners, developers, environmentalists, supporters, and those opposed to a new shopping mall. Students discuss the positives and negatives of the new shopping mall. Students present their ideas in a mock town council setting.

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Resource Details

9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning