|Post Date:||September 11, 2019|
In 2008, National Geographic released the Human Footprint educational resource guide and 90 minute video. They provide background information on the impact of consumption and disposal. There is a lesson plan and three activities as part of the guide:
This guide is available for reproduction by educators for students.
In addition to the Human Footprint guide, National Geographic offers an online interactive Human Footprint module. Students can see how many of each every day item that they will consume during their lifetime, and compare that to the rest of the world.
For the guide, go to http://www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/lessons/14/g68/HumanFootprint.pdf
For the interactive Human Footprint module, go to http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/media/human-footprint-interactive/?ar_a=5
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