Geography | Ages 11-14, Ages 14-16
In this lesson students will understand what is meant by deforestation and reforestation and discover what is happening in Juma. Students will then debate who holds responsibility for the conservation of the Amazon rainforest.
Expedition Prep Checklist
Download the Google Expeditions App on all devices & find select the expedition Climate Change – Deforestation in Brazil.
Explore the expedition and locate points of interest: Rivers, The Juma Reserve.
Review the video content in the Lesson resources section to update your knowledge and develop some teaching ideas.
Students imagine they are a Biologist looking for a project that is similar to the Juma reserve on another continent, compare the two (list the similarities and differences). Students imagine they are in the boat in the image.
Write 200 words describing the scene and what it feels like to be there and your hopes for the Juma reserve.