Lesson Plans

Introduction to Climate Change

Special introductory lesson for teachers and all public with basic resources to understand the science and challenges of Climate Change.

All public  • 

Calculus and CO2 Emissions

Learn to solve calculus and tangent line problems using atmospheric CO2 data and the Greenhouse effect.

High School, Undergraduate  •  120 min

Malaria and Human Health

Learn about Protozoa, vectors, vector-borne diseases, the Spread of Malaria and human health.

High School  •  180 min

Tragedy of the Commons

Learn about the Economics of Climate Change, as well as Policy, Politics and Environmental Governance.

Undergraduate  •  120 min

Buffers, Buffer action and Ocean acidification

Learn about chemical buffer solutions, and how the CO2 in the atmosphere makes the oceans more acid.

High School, Undergraduate  •  40 min

Microbial Life

Learn about Microbes, Bacterial Growth and Adaptation, Gas Cycling and Greenhouse Gases.

High School, Undergraduate  •  150 min

Phenology in Plants

Learn about life-cycle and phenological events in plants, as well as leaf-out in plants.

High School, Undergraduate  •  110 min

Glaciers, Glacial Retreat, Cryosphere

Glaciology, Glaciers and Glacial Retreat, and the Cryosphere-Climate Relationship.

High School, Undergraduate  •  100 min

Food security, Agriculture

Climate Change and Food Security,Climate Change and Agriculture.

High School, Undergraduate  •  90-130 min

Planck's law and blackbody radiation

Planetary Climates, Planetary Energy Balance, The Greenhouse Effect.

High School, Undergraduate  •  120-150 min

Fertilizers and Climate

Agriculture, Effects of the Use of Fertilizers on the Environment

Undergraduate  •  30-50 min

Coriolis force

Understand the Coriolis force, and the effect of the Coriolis force on weather and climate.

High School, Undergraduate  •  40-50 min

Plant Physiology

Learn about Photosynthetic Pathways, C3, C4, and CAM Plants, Photorespiration, Stomatal Conductance, Photosynthetic Efficiency, Homoeostasis

Undergraduate  •  80 min

Climate Refugee

Learn about Climate Change and Human Migration, Climate Justice, Social and Environmental Policy

High School, Undergraduate  •  120 min

Capitalism and Climate Change

Learn about Capitalism, Consumerism, Materials Economy and its effect on climate Change

High School, Undergraduate  •  90 min