A Mystery for Geography or Science
This Mystery examines modern farming practices in animal rearing and its impact on the climate. This is a controversial issue that we found increased motivation and engagement. Using the vehicle of a Mystery to address the question: Should we change our animal rearing and/or meat-eating habits? the students’ explore What’s Happening? and Why is it Happening? Their solution to the mystery will also answer the question: What can we do about it? During the activity they will gain Ecological Understanding as they learn about different farming methods for meat production.