What is an ecological footprint and what are the impacts of using (and disposing of) so much stuff? Read about how personal consumption decisions affect our environment and society.
Examine how new ways of consuming (Air BnB, Uber, Freecycle, etc.) impact the environment.
Students discuss the varying levels of human needs and then evaluate their own needs and wants and the resources required to meet them.
Students take an online ecological footprint quiz to determine their resource use and test how changes to their daily actions impact its size.