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Climate Change Lesson Plan Selected for
Published: October 13, 2009
Posted: November 06, 2009

A lesson plan about climate change in the Arctic was selected by website to join their collection of online educational resources. Developed through the DOE's Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Education and Outreach Program for junior high school students, the lesson plan called "Bringing Climate Change into the Classroom" covers the greenhouse effect, sea ice, adaptation, and climate change in the Arctic. The website provides teachers, administrators and parents with tools for creating greener, healthier, more socially responsible schools and children. Their efforts are intended to help children learn how to make decisions that benefit their communities, the environment and their own lives. For more learning tools specific to climate, visit website

Contact: Rickey Petty, SC-23.1, (301) 903-5548
Topic Areas:

  • Research Area: Atmospheric System Research
  • Cross-Cutting: Education

Division: SC-33.1 Earth and Environmental Sciences Division, BER


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