Science & Social Studies Activities for a Sustainable Future

UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center
UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center

Hours for Learning Activity:

2 learning hours

Date and Time:

Thursday, April 13, 2017, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 11:30pm


Discover interdisciplinary learning strategies that challenge students to make meaningful associations between individuals, communities, and global issues, while improving their social studies, geography, science, and math skills. 

Presented activities use role-playing, representational models, group problem-solving, and simulation games to explore the social and environmental impacts of human population growth.

All participants will receive:

  • 2 hours of professional development training and a certificate of completion
  • A curriculum CD with over 60 lesson plans aligned to the Nebraska, Common Core, and Next Generation Science Standards
  • Additional age-appropriate teaching resources and access to Population Education curriculum items

How to Register:

Please register on Eventbrite by April 12th, 2017.



Contact Email:

Contact Name:

Elizabeth Black

Contact Phone: