California Academy of Sciences: Exploring the Impacts of Feeding the World
California Academy of Sciences

In this two-day lesson, students will be introduced to several issues related to the social, economic, and environmental impacts of our current food system, including food waste, food deserts, agricultural land use, and the environmental impacts of diet choices.

California Academy of Sciences: Food Waste Audit
California Academy of Sciences

During this Food Waste Audit, students will explore their own impact on our food system. Students will brainstorm solutions to reduce their food waste and be challenged to try out their solution!

California Academy of Sciences: Our Hungry Planet - Design Thinking Challenge
California Academy of Sciences

Are your students ready to tackle a food system issue at home or in their school? The following guide will help you facilitate a structured design challenge in your classroom related to food at home, at school, or in the community.

California Academy of Sciences: Rapid Brainstorming - How Can We Improve Our Global Food System?
California Academy of Sciences

In this lesson, students will practice rapid ideation—an important step in design thinking—by brainstorming solutions to issues surrounding our current food system.

California Academy of Sciences: Flipside Science
California Academy of Sciences

Flipside Science is a youth-powered series that tackles complex environmental topics and empowers viewers to make a difference.