A Slick Solution: Cleaning an Oil Spill by National Center for Technological Literacy
IIn this curriculum, the students explore the field environmental engineering as they design a process to clean an oil spill in a model river. They learn how pollution can negatively impact the organisms in the ecosystem and how engineers must consider both short and long-term effects of pollutants on the organisms in a given ecosystem.
Type(s): Module/Unit, Lesson Plan, Classroom Activity
Subject(s): Engineering, General Science
Grade Level(s): K-5
Total Quantity: 2