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Typhoon Haiyan Lesson Plans

Students will compare the Typhoon to other recent storms, consider who is responsible to help devastated areas and examine the social and economic impact of the storm.

View the video Tropical Storm Hits Philippines by MSNBC

Discussion Guide

 

Lesson Plan 1- Comparing Storms

Objective:  Students will compare the Typhoon to other recent storms

 

Lesson Plan 2- Who Should Help?

Objective:  Students will consider who is responsible for helping in the aftermath of storms

 

Lesson Plan 3-Impact of Typhoon using Global Issues in Context

Objective: Students will conduct research using Global Issues in Context to determine the social and economic impact of the Typhoon

 

Additional Resources:

Typhoon Haiyan by CNN

Typhoon Haiyan Appeal by RedCross.org

Typhoon Haiyan by The Weather Channel

Superstorm Sandy Then and Now by The Weather Channel

Direct Relief.org

 

Additional Resources from Global Issues in Context:

Extreme Weather

Typhoon Haiyan

World Health Organization

Hurricane Katrina

Earthquake in Chile

 

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Posted on: December 16, 2013, 1:38 pm Category: Lesson Plans and School Projects Tagged with: , , , , ,

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