Sustainability Lesson 6 Hook
Sustainability Lesson 6 Hook

Time: 10 minutes
Skills:  Cross-Cultural Communications and Holistic Thinking
Objectives 1 and 4
Related Resource:
- National Geographic Society, “Personal Energy Meter” found midway down “The Great Energy Challenge” webpage (n.d.).  Retrieved from:  http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/energy/great-energy-challenge/?source=NavEnvEnergy

Place students in pairs or groups.  Have them compare and discuss the results of their Personal Energy Meter evaluations. 

As a class:  On the board (or map) chart some of the countries compared and share some of the results. 

Individual quick response:  Briefly explain to your “citizen for comparison” from another country why your energy usage compares to theirs as it does.

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