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Middle School Teacher Packet. Showcases the Ford Rouge Factory Tour as it explores how citizens, industry, and government all play a role in ecosystem restoration. For Grades 6-8.
This Resource is for:Educators
Theme:Science and Technology
Type of Use:Unit Plan
Curriculum Connection:Science; Environmental Education; Technology/Engineering; Creative Problem Solving; Cross-disciplinary Thinking
Michigan Science Grade Level Content Expectations: 6 - L.OL.06.51, L.OL.06.52, L.EC.06.11, L.EC.06.21, L.EC.06.23, L.EC.06.31, L.EC.06.32, L.EC.06.41; 7 - E.ES.07.41, E.ES.07.42, E.ES.07.81, E.ES.07.82; National Standards for Science Education: Life Science, Earth and Space Science, Science and Technology, Science in Personal and Social Perspectives, History and Nature of Science; Common Core State Standards: Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects - Grades 6-8 - RST.6-8.3, RST.6-8.4, WHST.6-8.7, WHST.6-8.8, WHST.6-8.9, WHST.6-8.10, English Language Arts - 6 - RI.6.1, RI.6.4, RI.6.7, RI.6.10, W.6.4, W.6.7, W.6.8, W.6.9b, W.6.10, SL.6.1, SL.6.2, SL.6.4, SL.6.5, L.6.4, L.6.6, 7 - RI.7.1, RI.7.4, RI.7.10, W.7.4, W.7.7, W.7.8, W.7.9b, W.7.10, SL.7.1, SL.7.2, SL.7.4, SL.7.5, L.7.4, L.7.6, 8 - RI.8.1, RI.8.4, RI.8.10, W.8.4, W.8.7, W.8.8, W.8.9b, W.8.10, SL.8.1, SL.8.4, SL.8.5, L.8.4 , L.8.6
Grade/Age Level:Middle School
Time Period:Era 6: The Development of an Industrial, Urban and Global United States; Era 7: The Great Depression and WWII; Era 8: Post-WWII United States; Era 9: America in a new global age
Venue:Ford Rouge Factory Tour
Tags:ecosystem, remediation, innovation, wetland, watershed, usgbc, keydriver