THE ENVIRONMENT

BABE

Talking and Playing for Growth

(SEL: Friendship; Caring for Animals; Courage; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility; Respect; Caring) [5 – 8]

BLACKFISH

(the Environment; SEL: Caring for Animals; Moral-Ethical Emphasis:

BORN FREE

(World/Africa; The Environment; SEL: Caring for Animals; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect; Caring) [8+]

Countdown to Year Zero

Academic Version

(The Environment; U.S. History & Culture 1991 to present; SEL: Caring for Animals; Taking Care of Yourself; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect; Responsibility) [15+; 52 minutes]

THE COVE

(The Environment; SEL: Caring for Animals; Breaking Out; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect) [12+]

COWSPIRACY

(The Environmentment; SEL: Surviving; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility) [13+]

FLY AWAY HOME

(Grieving); ELA: theme, characterization, backstory, allusion, complication; Science(Biology); the Environment; World/Canada; SEL: Grieving; Parenting; Father/Daughter; Caring for Animals; Teamwork; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility; Caring) [10+]

THE GODS MUST BE CRAZY II

(Environment; World/Africa; SEL: Male Role Model; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect) [10+]

GORILLAS IN THE MIST

(The Environment; Science-Technology; World/Africa; SEL — Caring for Animals; Courage; Human Rights; Romantic Relationships; Ethical Emphasis — Trustworthiness; Respect; Citizenship) [13+]

ICE AGE: THE MELTDOWN

Talking and Playing for Growth

(The Environment; SEL: Friendship; Courage; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility (Taking Care of the Environment) [6 – 8]

A LIFE ON OUR PLANET

(The Environment; SEL: Surviving; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect) [9+]

THE LION KING

(The Environment; Science/Technology; SEL: Grieving; Redemption; Friendship; Ambition, Running Away; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Trustworthiness; Responsibility) [8 – 11]

MARCH OF THE PENGUINS

(Science; the Environment; World/Antarctica; SEL: Caring for Animals) [10+]

NEVER CRY WOLF

(Science-Technology, The Environment; U.S./1945 – 1991; Alaska; SEL: Caring for Animals; Courage; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect) [10+]

PLANET EARTH

Snippet Lesson Plan: The Arctic and Antarctica

[10+; snippet: 40 minutes, 30 seconds; Lesson: One and one-half 45 – 55 minute class periods]

PLANET EARTH

Snippet Lesson Plan: Caves and Extremophiles

[10+; snippet: 16 minutes, 15 seconds; lesson: 40 minutes]

PLANET EARTH

Snippet Lesson Plan: Deep Ocean Dwellers

[10+; snippet: 26 minutes; Lesson: One 45 to 55 minute class period]

PRINCESS MONONOKE 

(World/Japan; The Environment; Mythology; Cinema; SEL: Male Role Model; Leadership; Romantic Relationships; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect; Caring; Citizenship) [12+]

SECRETS OF THE WHALES

(Science-Technology; The Environment; SEL: Caring for Animals; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Responsibility)

SPIDERMAN 2

SNIPPET LESSON PLAN

For Thermonuclear Reactions in the Sun and As a Source of Unlimited Energy for Mankind (Science & Technology/Astronomy; the Environment; Science Fiction) [12+: Middle School Level; Snippet: approximately eight and 1/4 minutes in two segments. Lesson: approximately 30 minutes]

VOLCANO

Snippet Lesson Plan: Volcanoes and Tectonic Plates

[10 – 13; snippet: 20 minutes in three segments; Lesson: two 45 to 55 minute class periods]

WINGED MIGRATION

(Science; the Environment; SEL: Caring for Animals) [12+]

THE YEAR THE EARTH CHANGED

(The Environment; SEL: Surviving; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect) [8+]

minutes in two segments. Less(The Environment; SEL: Surviving; Moral-Ethical Emphasis: Respect) [8+]on: approximately 30 minutes]