Geography Lesson Box: Environmental Issues
The Environmental Issues unit includes:
What is the cause of all the world’s environmental problems? The growing population, One World Lots of Problems, Saving Planet Earth, Resources, Energy is an important resource, Toxic Waste, Habitat Destruction, Deforestation, Wetlands, Protecting local habitats, The Oceans, Problems in our Seas, Extinction is Forever, Poisoning the Air, Air Pollution, What is the Greenhouse Effect?, Is the planet warming up? What will global warming cause? Carbon Footprint, How big is our Carbon Footprint?
Offsetting your carbon footprint, The Ozone Layer
Year 9 ks3 and GCSE.
Description / Objective / Linked materials
This unit is wide ranging but puts the common factor of population at the centre of environmental issues. There are lots of striking images graphs and explanations included in here making it a particularly useful resource using a selection of slides. Lots of valuable Differentiated Homework are linked to this topic for use at home and in the classroom including Global warming, Greenhouse effect, Pollution and Population explosion. Assess learning and understanding using the Revise and Test presentations included.
4 lesson units – Causes, Resources, Habitats and Atmosphere