Third Rock From the Sun
cultural information and perspectives of nature and outdoor
activities in selected countries..
Learn from Selected Countries/Cultures:
Cultural background information
Ecological background information
Knowledge of internet research
Student groups use a webbing or mapping graphic
organizer to identify nature/outdoor
activities from selected countries.
Students work in pairs to use the internet to
research nature and outdoor activities from the target
Students work in pairs to interview people
from the target countries about nature/outdoor activities.
Students compare/contrast nature and outdoor activities from the target countries with the United States.
Students keep a personal outdoor activity journal.
conduct a nature and/or outdoor activites survey of target countries.
Students make a personal
Nature/Outdoor Activities Likes/Dislikes Collage.
Students keep an outdoor
activity journal and compare with outdoor activities of target countries.
Students create a Nature/Outdoor Interest Inventory
Graph showing results of the survey.
Students make a personal Nature/Outdoor Activities
Likes/Dislikes Collage meeting specified rubric criteria.
Each student orally presents their Likes/Dislikes Collage
to the class (using their collage as a visual) meeting specified rubric
Materials needed to create collage