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Human Activities that Impact the Environment Presentation Rubric

Name(s)__________________________ ____________________________ Date_____________


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Choose one topic from the list of human activities that impact the environment.
*Overpopulation

*Dams

*Burning Garbage

*Manufacturing

*Surface Mining

*Waste Water (Sewage)

*Vehicles - Cars and Trucks

*Ships and Boats

*Burning Coal for Electricity

*Deforestation

*Landfills

*Farming

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Mr. Wertz when complete.

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SECTION 1 - Presentation should include the following organization:


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SECTION 2 - Presentation should include the following style / look:


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SECTION 3 - Presentation should include a discussion of the following content points:


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Explanation of the topic.


Causes of the human activity.
Economic benefits of the human activity.
How is the environment being affected?
Specific affects on the living species (plants, animals).
Specific affects on the non-living factors (soil, water, air).
Does this cause any health problems for people?
What is being done to correct the problem?
What does the long-term future look like if changes are not

SECTION 4 - Presentation should include a bibliography:


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