Changing Climates, Changing Communities

What is climate change and what is causing it? How might it impact us? What can we do to create resilient habitats? These questions and more will be answered in through investigation, discussion, and problem solving. Students will learn the fundamentals of climate change, calculate their carbon footprint, and understand how natural systems can help us in these times of change. 

Program Location(s):

Tidmarsh, Plymouth
Your school or other location

Grades:

6, 7, 8

Price:

  • 1 hour program $100.00/class. $85/each additional class on the same day.
    Group size is limited to one class per presentation to allow interaction with the naturalist.

Curriculum Frameworks:

7-MS-LS2-5 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - designs for protecting an ecosystem
7-MS-LS2-6 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - biodiversity limit resources for humans
8-MS-ESS2-6 - Earth's Systems - how ocean effects regional weather
8-MS-ESS3-5 - Earth and Human Activity - human activities and global temperatures
HS-ESS3-1 - Earth and Human Activity - resource availability and human activity
HS-ESS3-2 - Earth and Human Activity - solutions to minimize energy use impacts
HS-LS2-6 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - change and resilience in ecosystems
HS-LS2-7 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - human activities affect on ecosystems

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