High School Environmental Science / 9th and 10th Grade
How sustainable is our school?
Students learn about energy and sustainability, then complete an energy audit of their school building. How much is recycled there? How is energy used? Are there any obvious ways to improve recycling efforts and energy usage? They share their findings with key stakeholders from the school community.
Key content: analyze and evaluate solutions, natural resources, biodiversity, human populations, energy, sustainability, computer simulations and mathematical modeling
Read our standards summary for an overview of the course and its alignment to Common Core and/or Next Generation Science Standards.
”"When I come to school now, I am actually happy to be here, like I want to be here at school."Jayana, Student