Coal- China's Abundant Energy Resource: Economic Blessing or Plight?

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Description: Coal has played a very important role in China’s rapid development, providing jobs, opportunities, and better standards of living for growing numbers of China’s people. However, as with all change and progress, there are both positive and negative repercussions.  The purpose of this activity is to help students understand and relate China’s coal mining and usage to the impact it has had on the environment, people, and economy of the country.

Grade level(s): Middle                          Standards: OAS, GFL, CC   Produced By: Lynn Tilley