A Growing Community

A reality-based activity allowing students to explore participatory citizenship. Students take on roles within a community in transition. They work to determine whether their community should grow and by how much. At issue are agricultural land reserves, green space, salmon habitat and a watershed.

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produced by
SFU Centre for Education, Law and Society
produced in
2007
last reviewed
January 2007 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
teaching materials
tags
community, sustainability, growth, urban development, participatory citizenship, case studies, reality based activities, lesson plans