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Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

Paul D. Coverdell World Wise Schools

What is World Wise Schools

Established in 1989, World Wise Schools is dedicated to promoting 21st century global learning through stories, activities, and classroom resources – all of which are based on Peace Corps Volunteer experiences.

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Solar Power in Local and Global Communities

Students will investigate renewable energy, with a focus on using solar energy to produce electricity. After learning about how solar energy is produced, students will consider its environmental and economic benefits. Students will be introduced to Peace Corps Volunteer Katie DeWitt, who worked with her community in Costa Rica to ...

Grade
Grades 6-8 , Grades 9-12
Region
Central America and Mexico , Costa Rica
Subjects
Environment , Health , Language Arts & Literature , Science , Social Studies & Geography