Organize and annotate Web sites for use in lessons.
Every Breath You Take
Jul 7, 2008
Note: This Track is a student resource for "Every Breath You Take", a 7th grade Life Science lesson created by The Clean Air Campaign. In the lesson, students make a working model of the lungs and diaphragm, research health effects of air pollution, and then modify their lung models to represent one or more symptoms associated with breqathing polluted air. Visit www.cleanaircampaign.com or www.GeorgiaStandards.org to find the full text of the lesson plan, along with a student Worksheet and Scoring Rubric.
Student Assignment Research health effects of air pollution. Read each of the following Web sites to find symptoms and list them in the appropriate place on your worksheet. Identify one or more of the health effects (symptoms) to creatively represent by modifying your lung model. Be prepared to demonstrate and explain the symptoms you choose, tell the type of pollution which causes these health effects, and describe your lung model as belonging to someone in one of the specific categories of people who are most vulnerable.