Central IdeaPeople’s actions havean effect on theworld.Lines of Inquiry1. People have a positiveinfluence on air pollution.2. People have a negativeinfluence on air pollution.3. People working together toreduce air pollution havethe power to make achange.
Key ConceptsFORMWhat is it like to live in a polluted environment?CHANGEHow does air pollution change the world?PERSPECTIVEHow is a country with lots of air pollution differentfrom a country with not a lot of air pollution?
It’s really bad. People get really sick and get lungproblems. Also, air pollution makes it really toughto breathe.Air pollution changes the world because it impactsthe quality of life. Crops are affected whenchemicals get in the soil. People around the worldare negatively impacted by poor quality food.
A country with a lot of air pollution is less safethan a country with not a lot of air pollutionbecause the quality of air is unhealthy.
Action PlanOur action plan was to educate the fourthgraders in our school. We made a power pointpresentation on air pollution explaining thecause of air pollution, how we can help reduceair pollution, and little fun facts too. Ourpresentations lasted about 10 minutesbecause we had a lot of facts.