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An Experiential Pedagogy for Sustainability Ethics: The Externalities Game part of Examples
The Externalities Game is a non-cooperative game that teaches students about the concept of environmental externalities and allows them to directly experience the moral dimensions of collective action problems. It has been particularly effective for teaching students about the moral aspects of the climate change. Grades are used to create the tension between earning individual grade points at the expense of group benefit. This is part of a research project funded by the National Science Foundation.

Subject: Environmental Science:Human Population:Developing/Developed Countries, Environmental Science:Sustainability, Energy:Energy Policy , Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Mitigation of climate change, Public policy , Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Greenhouse gas emissions, Public policy, Environmental Science:Policy:Energy Policy, Geography:Human/Cultural, Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Ethics/Values, Environmental Decision-Making, Global Policy, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Greenhouse gas emissions, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology

The Fund Identification Challenge part of Examples

Subject: Business, Economics

Computer Fraud Challenge part of Examples
The Computer Fraud Challenge is based on the television show Hollywood Squares. The activity illustrates a variety of hacking and social engineering techniques that compromise confidential information, as well as malware that harms computers.

Subject: Business

Let's Do Some Bonding! Writing Balanced Formulas and Naming Ionic Compounds part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
Students wear nametags of an ion and find others throughout the school with whom they can create ionic compounds.

Subject: Chemistry:General Chemistry:Bonding & Molecules

Periodic Trend Game: Learning to predict elements using periodic trends part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity teaches students about the periodic table and how element properties can be predicted through periodic trends.

Subject: Chemistry:General Chemistry:Elements & Periodic Table