Effects of deforestation

Topics:

Earth and atmosphere, Current electricity, Energy resources and fuels, Chemical changes, Earth and atmospheric science, Energy, Human and physical geography

How can I use this with my class?

Use this interactive quiz to explore the effects of deforestation. Answer questions to affect the decisions of the president of a fictional country, leading to more balanced decision-making or choices that negatively affect the environment.

After the quiz, your class can act on what they’ve learned in discussions or extended writing and further explore by researching their own environment using suggested sources.

Download the full lesson

What's inside

Just want one of the lesson resources? No problem…

Want to make a career connection?

Learn about careers related to this lesson…

Related content

Discover other resources around this topic…

classroom with the secondary animal and plants cells poster on the wall

Secondary posters

Covering the periodic table, energy transfers and more, find vibrant posters that are perfect for your classroom wall. Spark group conversations while providing students with the need-to-know facts on a topic in the science curriculum.

7 items

A photo showing one of the knowledge organiser resources on a wooden table surrounded by pens ready to be used by students to revise.

Knowledge organisers

Useful knowledge organisers including all the essential facts to introduce or revise topics in the science curriculum.

16 items

Three wind turbines in the middle of the sea. One is close up, so the propellers are very large and you can see small antenna in top. The other two are in the distance so you can see how they sit in the water. The day is clear, the sky is very blue without clouds and the sea is still.

Energy, electricity and the wind

Link the science of energy stores and transfers to generating electricity from the wind, before taking on the challenge to plan a new wind farm.

18 items

A composite image of a hydrogen tank and hydrogen bus at a bus depot

Electrolysis and generating hydrogen

Uncover the science of electrolysis and how it can produce hydrogen. Take on the challenge and produce hydrogen with a simple electrolysis cell.

21 items