Gr. 6; Gr. 7; Gr. 8; Gr. Middle school
Activities and Labs
Environmental science--Experiments; Ecology--Experiments; Atmospheric physics--Experiments;
Objective: Students will be able to role play various points of view considering placement of a factory and its effects on air quality.
National Science Education Standards:
Standard E - Understandings about science and technology
Standard F -
- Personal health
- Populations, resources, and environments
- Natural hazards
- Risks and benefits
- Science and technology in society
Standard G - Science as a human endeavor
Department of Earth Science
STORM Project - Science Center for Teaching, Outreach, and Research on Meteorology
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STORM Project, "Factories - Friends or Foes?" (2007). Open Educational Resources. 16.