We have been talking about Peak Oil and the unsustainability of petroleum. This is a topic with many aspects, including food miles, food production, and even our reliance on plastics in the 21st century.
1) read the articles in Unit 10 of FMT 4/5
a) Plastics: Convenient but Dangerous, p. 116 (zusätzlich, Ex. 2, p. 115)
b) Plastic in Cars. p. 118 (zusätzlich, ex. 4, p. 119).
c) Forming Plastic, p. 122 (zusätzlich ex. 8, p. 118)
2) Watch "Plastic Planet" IN ENGLISH (https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x17u7ai_plastic-planet-part-1_news)
3) think of alternatives to plastic that could reduce dependence on petroleum and contribute to saving the planet
On Tuesday, February 28, we will begin doing Matura training on these topics.
On Monday, March 6, you will turn in a journal entry on this topic (more details on Tuesday, February 28).
Tuesday, February 14, 2017