ERIC Number: ED434012
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
A Lesson on Climate Change.
This cooperative learning activity, for grades 7-12, promotes critical thinking skills within the context of learning about the causes and effects of climate change. Objectives include: (1) understanding factors that reduce greenhouse gases; (2) understanding the role of trees in reducing greenhouse gases; (3) identifying foods that produce greenhouse gases; (4) realizing the importance of personal responsibility to recycle; and (5) understanding the importance of being a responsible consumer. (CCM)
Descriptors: Air Pollution, Climate, Conservation Education, Cooperative Learning, Critical Thinking, Earth Science, Global Warming, Greenhouse Effect, Meteorology, Science Activities, Secondary Education
Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection, 3900 Commonwealth Blvd., MS 30, Tallahassee, FL 32399-3000; Tel: 850-488-9334.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Environmental Protection, Tallahassee.