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The Air Quality unit is designed for use in grades 7-9 with materials that will better students' understanding of air quality and why it is so important to our earth. Explore the health effects of air pollutants and examine current Michigan air quality issues. Lessons utilize hands-on activities to provide students with a broad understanding of air quality. The curriculum includes lessons such as "What can we do about air pollution?" and "Why should we be concerned about air quality?"
Air Quality Overview
Air Quality Development Team
Other Air Quality Resources:
DEQ Air Quality - details on pollutant control and quality around Michigan, maps and many other links to resources.
EPA Air Quality Monitoring - air quality index around the nation, maps, health tips, learning center for kids, and links to partners of the EPA
National Safety Council Air Info - details potential dangers of indoor air quality