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We Have to Breathe This Air?

Lesson Description:

Students will: 
  • Compare the pollution from vehicles powered by different fuels.
  • Compare pollution from different modes of transportation.
  • Compare emissions from electric vehicles powered by electricity generated by different power plants.
  • Understand not all electricity is created equal as far as pollution is concerned.

Students will use to the provided background readings, charts, and question worksheets to better understand transportations relationship to the air we breathe.

Lesson Type:
  • Discussion
  • Group Work
  • Other

Sustainability Topic:
  • Climate Change
  • Other

GEF Program Category:
  • I Ride Green

Time Needed:
1-2 classes
School or Group:
NESEA
Contact Email:
service@greeneducationfoundation.org
Located in: Science | Health

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