Spiderman 2 (2004)
Concept featured in clip: Environmental Concerns
Location of clip: DVD: 1:48:00-1:53:00


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Summary of clip: In this clip, you see Dr. Octavious's contraption going widly out of control. They cannot destroy the machine so they drown it in the river.
Connection of flickclip to the concept: Many things we see as garbage are dumped into our rivers, lakes, and oceans and many things end up there by accident. All this waste in the water has many detrimental effects to not only the environment, but our health as well.
Suggestions to teachers:
1. Suggested questions for students after viewing the clip:

a. What are some other things we dump in our rivers, lakes, and oceans?

b. In what ways is this harmful to us and our environment?

c. What do you propose we do with these waste products as opposed to just dumping them in our waterways?

2. This clip could be followed by a local or national newspaper article about the harmful effects that stem from polluting our waterways.