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Get to Know Green Jobs

Grade levels: 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Environmental Science, Ecology , Scientific Research

Topics: Science Practices 

Languages: English, Spanish

Interdisciplinary: Yes

Disciplinary Core Idea
ETS2:  Links Among Engineering, Technology, Science, and Society 

Green jobs benefit the environment, preserve and conserve natural resources, and create sustainable practices. These green jobs are a growing sector of our economy. In this activity, students will explore different green jobs and will do their own personal investigation to learn about a green job they are interested in.

Interdisciplinary with ELA. This lesson was originally written for Environmental Science, but could apply across grades for career explorations. 

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