One Plastic Bag

In this lesson, students will learn about responsible consumption and how the choices we make when disposing of trash can impact the environment. Students will listen to a story from the book One Plastic Bag, about an entrepreneur; watch a video about pollutants and distinguish between reducing, reusing and recycling. Students will interpret graphs and data within an infographic and demonstrate their knowledge of responsible consumption through developing their own infographic in collaborative groups.
Grade levels: 3-5, 6-8
Content keywords: entrepreneur, income, consumer
Key Concepts: Entrepreneurship, Careers and Income, Economics
Resource type: Lesson Plans
Time requirement: Over than 90 minutes
One Plastic Bag

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One Plastic Bag