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In this lesson, students learn about the Indigenous first foods of Oregon and discuss the connection between food and climate change.

Step 1 - Inquire: Students read about the Indigenous Peoples of Oregon and learn about their first foods.

Step 2 - Investigate: Students learn about the connection between food and climate change and explore data on the impact of food production on the Earth.

Step 3 - Inspire: Students discover how their food choices affect their personal health and the Earth and choose a positive action to help fight climate change.

Grade 3-5
Subject Social Studies,History
Resource Type Lesson Plan

In this activity, students calculate the carbon footprint of several meals that they eat regularly and then consider the impact of changing their habits.
Grade 3-5
Subject Mathematics
Resource Type Worksheets