Access Point #: SC.7.E.6.In.5

Recognize that humans have had an impact on Earth, such as polluting the air and water and expanding urban areas and road systems.
General Information
Number: SC.7.E.6.In.5
Category: Independent
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/08
Big Idea: Earth Structures : Over geologic time, internal and external sources of energy have continuously altered the features of Earth by means of both constructive and destructive forces. All life, including human civilization, is dependent on Earth's internal and external energy and material resources.

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Related Courses

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2002070: M/J Comprehensive Science 2
2002080: M/J Comprehensive Science 2, Advanced
2001010: M/J Earth/Space Science
2001020: M/J Earth/Space Science, Advanced
7820016: Access M/J Comprehensive Science 2
2002085: M/J Comprehensive Science 2 Accelerated Honors
2002200: M/J STEM Environmental Science
2001100: M/J Coastal Science 1
2001105: M/J Coastal Science 2

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Lesson Plan

Groundwater and Pollution:

Lesson on Groundwater and causes of pollution. A computer lab will be needed for this lesson, but can be adapted to a teacher directed webquest.

Type: Lesson Plan

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