Translate page with Google

Lesson Plan May 19, 2016

Natural Disasters - Earthquake in Nepal



What are some important facts about the damage caused by the earthquake in Nepal, e.g. number of people affected or cost in dollars?


What are some mitigating factors that are presenting a challenge in helping people recover?

What is the government's role in all of this and why is it having difficulty helping its own citizens?

What are the greatest needs for Nepalese citizens in terms of resources?

What are some things ordinary Americans could do to help? What would be challenges preventing them from being able to help?

Please help us understand your needs better by filling out this brief survey!

Will you use this lesson plan in a class you teach?
By sharing your email address, you are opting in to receive updates from the Pulitzer Center Education team.