3-6 Education Module (the entire module as a zipped archive - 3.9 MB)
3-6 Education Module
In this module students will explore the issue of airborne toxics, their sources within our communities, and the simple steps people can take to protect the quality of our air. A multidisciplinary approach is used throughout this module as well as various pedagogical methods for analyzing air quality problems and conditions. This module includes a Core Activity, three complete Connecting Activities that explore specific themes in greater depth, many suggested extensions, and background information.
Air pollution is a large and complex problem that negatively affects human health and degrades the environment. Throughout the module, emphasis is placed on the student’s personal experience and personal actions that are reasonable for them to take to improve air quality.
At the completion of this module, students will be able to do the following: