Released under the GIC Framework
Buy, Use, Toss? A Closer Look at the Things We Buy is an interdisciplinary unit that includes ten fully-planned lessons. This unit is correlated with national science and social studies standards and will lead your students through an exploration of the system of producing and consuming goods that is called the materials economy.
Subjects: Science, Social Studies
Visit www.facingthefuture.org to download free, standards-based, easy-to-use curriculum resources for grades K-12 that engage students in their learning and encourage them to think critically about global issues and sustainable solutions.