Module 1 includes 5 lessons introducing students to the bioplastics unit and green chemistry. Begin with lessons that challenge students to consider how plastics are used in our society, and how to consider creating products that are good for people and good for the environment. Students are then challenged with developing a bioplastic that can be used for a variety of applications. Download all lessons in Module 1 here.
This Sustainable Invention: An Exploration of Bioplastics unit has been developed to introduce middle school students and educators to sustainable invention and green chemistry principles.
The Unit include 4 Modules with 5-7 Lesson Plans for each Module.