A Reader’s Guide to Climate Change

Summary:

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.
Topic: 
Climate Change
Activity Type: 
Classroom Activities
Grade level: 
9-12
Grade level: 
Undergrad

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: 
Patterns
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