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Our Changing Planet (6-8)

Our Changing Planet (6-8)

Essential questions: 
What is climate?
What is energy?
How do the ways that humans use energy affect our climate?

Students will learn the difference between climate change in the past versus the change we see today using science-based evidence. They will explore examples of how human activities have majorly impacted the Earth and contributed to this change, understand the consequences of this change, and learn actions they can take in their everyday lives to help decrease the negative impact humans have on the environment.