Exhibit & Display.- Melting Men by Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo, Berlin. This amazing installation of 1,000 melting figures was done in collaboration with the WWF to highlight global warming and bring awareness on the rapid loss of ice worldwide. More info: http://wwf.panda.org/?173563/Tiny-ice-figurines-draw-attention-to-big-problem . Watch the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TM9iSZVlRxc
This is primarily an environmental literacy unit. This unit is based on the movie The Lorax. This unit plan includes cross-curricular activities that involve social studies and science. I would implement this unit in the spring time to raise awareness about Earth Day.