SCIENCE: Explore ways different populations adapt to their environments. SOCIAL STUDIES: Are there similarities between ways some of the animals adapted to their environments and how early settlers adapted to theirs? Students will learn "adapting" in Science and Social Studies, and realize that humans adapt too! ~MW
With the Biodiversity Project, photographer Joel Sartore is trekking around the world to take beautiful shots of soon-to-be-extinct animals in the hope that a little public exposure might rouse us to action.