The causes and effects of the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico are thoroughly examined along with the ever-growing role petroleum plays in our world.
Common Core Alignment:
RI.5.8. Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
RI.6.7. Integrate information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively) as well as in words to develop a coherent understanding of a topic or issue.