This lesson plan explores the controversial issues surrounding the energy debate in the United States. Students will research recent initiatives being taken in this area and analyze their implications. They will then assume the roles of pivotal stakeholders in this debate and testify to a mock congressional committee responsible for making decisions about public lands and energy resources.
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Resource Type: Activities, Course Information:Course Site:Course Notes Grade Level: High School (9-12) Earth System Topics: Human Dimensions:Resources, Policy Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Environments:Intro Geoscience