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Human Energy Systems | Activity 5.4

Activity 5.4: Strategies for Lowering Carbon Emissions (45 min)

Materials You Provide

  • Chart paper (1 per group of four students)

Resources Provided


Prepare a computer and projector to display 5.4 Strategies for Lowering Carbon Emissions PPT. Cut apart the 5.4 Strategy Cards.


1. Use the instructional model to show students where they are in the course of the unit.


Check to see which strategies students can easily explain and which strategies students have a more difficult time with. For the strategies that are difficult to connect to lowered carbon dioxide emissions, pause and discuss.


After you complete all six questions in the Think-Pair-Share, invite students to think of their own questions for the class.