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Poverty & Wealth
Students will examine poverty, government and private systems to help those in poverty, and strategies to get out of poverty. Explore the driving question: How might we bridge the gap between poverty and wealth in our community?
The very notion of civilization launches this unit on global governments. Explore the driving question: How might we build connections in a global world?
Engineering Our Lives
We live in a highly modified world. In this unit you will examine the complex topic of genetic engineering in your own life and community. Explore the driving question: How might we be more aware of the genetic engineering in our lives?
The elements of culture are limitless and go WAY beyond race and religion. Explore the driving question: How might we celebrate cultures in our community?
We live in a world connected by global trade. Explore the driving question: How might we make our local economy more circular to get the most from globalization?
Wasting Away: The Story of Trash
What is waste and why should we care? Explore the driving question: How might we improve the state of waste in our community?
My Place, Our Vision
In this unit students will study the various components of their place that make it unique. Explore the driving question: How might we invest in our community to promote engagement, citizenship and pride in our place?
Health, Not Hunger
Take action to make your place less hungry and more healthy and explore the driving question: How might we achieve health, not hunger?
Dive Into Place
Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to find more hidden facts, treasures, people and spots, that make your place unique. Explore the driving question: How might we engage in our communities?
By the People, For the People
Democracies do not flourish unless citizens like you and me are educated and get involved in our government. Explore the driving question: How might we make our nation even better?
Surviving Jackson Hole (Grades 5-6)
Master critical survival and teambuilding skills: make a fire, build a shelter, purify water and learn tracking skills. Each day is a new challenge for survival and fun in the outdoors.
Trails, Tents, & Canoes (Grades 5-6)
Have fun while hiking and paddling your way through Grand Teton National Park! Investigate the animals and plants that inhabit the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, discover secrets about the land under our feet, and conclude with camping Thursday night at Jackson Lake.