14Read the definition from „Longman Contemporary Dictionary” VOCABULARY part IIRead the definition from „Longman Contemporary Dictionary”and guess the words…
15animals and plants growing in natural conditions w _ _ _ _ _ _ ew i l d l i f e
16the natural home of a plant or animal h_ _ _ _ _ th a b i t a t
17a group of animals or plants whose members are similar s_ _ _ _ _ ss p e c i e s
18the variety of plants and animals in a place b _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ yb i o d i v e r s i t y
19the warming of Earth as a result of heat trapped by pollution the g _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ e e _ _ _ _ tthe g r e e n h o u s e e f f e c t
20g _ _ _ _ l w _ _ _ _ _ g g l o b a l w a r m i n g the general increase in world temperatures caused by increased amounts of carbon dioxide around the Earthg _ _ _ _ l w _ _ _ _ _ gg l o b a l w a r m i n g
21Vocabulary revision Match the words: release toxic wasteprzemysłindustryPrzyroda, fauna i florapollutegatunkicontaminationwymarcie, wyginięciewildlifeskażeniathe natural habitatnaturalne środowisko życiaspeciesuwalniać toksyczne odpady do środowiskaextinctionzanieczyszczać
22Vocabulary revision Match the words: carbon dioxideefekt cieplarnianythe ozone layerelektrowniebiodiversityglobalne ociepleniethe harmful UV radiationśmiecirubbish/ litterszkodliwe promieniowanie UVpower stationsbioróżnorodnośćthe greenhouse effectpowłoka ozonowaglobal warmingdwutlenek węgla
23On the basis of: Kurtyka A. ”Prove Your Point”, Egis Press. READING SKILLS:Read these short textsandtry to remember the threats to the environment….On the basis of: Kurtyka A. ”Prove Your Point”, Egis Press.
24Toxic chemicals threaten animals. Toxic chemicals released by industry pollute rivers, land and the air. They threathen the health of wildlife. Because of chemical contamination animals suffer .
25Deforestation:Deforestation destroys the wildlife. It causes the extinction of many species and reduces biodiversity. Trees absorb carbon dioxide so less trees means increased global warming.
26The ozone layer depletion The ozone layer that protects the Earth from the harmful ultrviolet (UV) radiation is damaged by CFCs (chloro-fluorocarbons). CFCs are substances that come from fridges, aerosol cans and other products.
27Carbon dioxideCarbon dioxide and other harmful gases which are produced by factories, cars and power stations increase the greenhouse effect, which has a negative impact on global warming.
28Rubbish/litterPeople produce more and more rubbish and waste in their households. They drop litter in forests, near rivers and on roadsides. People also drop litter on the streets polluting their neighbourhoods.
29How much do you know about the environment – QUIZ: What are the causes of:The ozone layer depletion?Too much rubbish?Too much carbon dioxide in the air?Toxic chemicals conatmination?
30What can you do to HELP the EARTH? Analyse the mindmap. Which ideas do you find most useful?