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A. Discussion

Use the information from the website at http://www.start-at-zero.com/papers/UH2CostaRica/index.html and other resources to give a short presentation to a science/social studies class on the differences between Houston and Nosara. As a group, create a list of differences by open discussion (road paved/unpaved, language spanish/spanish&english, humidity high/higher, animals
caged/freedom tolerated).

B. Evaluation of Website

  1. Students will break into small groups to answer the following questions:
  2. Come up with a list of questions that the website does not address and that you think could be included. The list below includes some of the response:

C. Create a project flyer:

Working in small groups, use the CD-ROM of photos or photos from the picture gallery online to create a flyer that can be used to inform others about another trip to Costa Rica next year. A participant from this past summer's trip will assist each group by answering questions.


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