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Curipod generated lesson: "climate change". #8-10

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
In a few words, how would you describe climate change?
2. Slide
60 seconds
"MS-ESS3-5. Ask questions to clarify evidence of the factors that have caused the rise in global temperatures over the past century."
Learning objective:
3. Slide
60 seconds
Climate change is a global phenomenon that affects all parts of the planet. It is caused by human activities such as burning fossil fuels and deforestation. It has serious implications for our health, environment, and economy.
Climate Change: It Matters to You!
4. Slide
60 seconds
Greenhouse Gases: Gases in the atmosphere that trap heat, causing the Earth's surface temperature to rise. Global Warming: The gradual increase in the average temperature of the Earth's atmosphere and oceans. Climate Change: A long-term change in the average weather patterns that characterize a region.
5. Slide
60 seconds
The North Pole is currently experiencing warmer temperatures than the South Pole! In 2018, the Earth's oceans were the warmest they have ever been since records began in 1958! Since 1880, the average global temperature has increased by about 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit!
Fun facts:
6. Open question
180 seconds
What are some of the most effective ways that your generation can reduce the effects of climate change?
7. Open question
660 seconds
What are three factors that scientists believe have had a significant impact on global temperatures over the past century?
8. Poll
300 seconds
What is the leading cause of climate change?
  • Deforestation
  • Fossil Fuels
  • Cows
  • Solar Activity
9. Poll
300 seconds
Which of the following is not a consequence of climate change?
  • Rising Temperatures
  • Melting Ice Caps
  • More Sunshine
  • Extreme Weather
10. Poll
300 seconds
What percentage of the Earth's surface is covered in water?
  • 70%
  • 80%
  • 50%
  • 60%
11. Poll
300 seconds
What is one way people can help reduce the effects of climate change?
  • Reduce Carbon Emissions
  • Plant Trees
  • Eat More Meat
  • Drive More
12. Poll
300 seconds
What is the primary way in which oceans absorb carbon dioxide?
  • Photosynthesis
  • Absorption
  • Evaporation
  • Condensation

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