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What is the Role of the Federal Government in Protecting the Environment?

This is a media literacy and critical thinking activity in which students analyze three short news reports for conflicting messages about the appointment of Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Relevant Subject Area(s)

Environmental Studies, US History And Government, US History, Civics And Government

Grade Level(s)

Middle School, High School, College

Media Type(s)

News - Print, Television Program, Web Video


Cindy Kramer & Sox Sperry

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Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH)