Type:

Lesson Plan

Description:

Science Curriculum: helps students understand atmospheric processes and the water cycle as well as the structure and function of cells and organisms and their relationship to their physical environment.

Economics Curriculum: analyzes the potential success of products made from cow manure.

Language Arts Curriculum: investigates the journalistic process and the possibility of the "lead" changing as new information is revealed to the journalist.

The accompanying video can be found online at http://www.pbs.org/newshour/thenews/thedollar/.

Subjects:

  • Language Arts > General
  • Science > General
  • Social Studies > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

cow atmosphere water cycle cells organisms environment manure

Language:

English

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License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

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Update Standards?

SCI.6.12.A: Science

understand that all organisms are composed of one or more cells;

SCI.7.10.A: Science

observe and describe how different environments, including microhabitats in schoolyards and biomes, support different varieties of organisms;
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