A Reader’s Guide to Climate Change


Students use articles describing climate change research done by the Ocean Drilling Program to summarize how cores can help us learn about the past climate.
Climate Change
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Curriculum standards

National Science Education Content Standards: 
Standard A: Unifying concepts and processes in science
Standard D: Life science
Standard E: Earth and space science
Next Generation Science Standards: Cross Cutting Concepts: 
Cause and effect
Scale, proportion, quantity
Energy and matter
Stability and change
Next Generation Science Standards: Core Ideas: 
ESS1. C The history of the planet Earth
ESS2.A Earth materials and systems
ESS2. D Weather and climate
ESS3.D Global climate change