This lesson educates students on the impact that climate change has on national parks.
Step 1 - Inquire: Students explore national parks in Google Earth and discuss a series of images related to climate change and national parks.
Step 2 - Investigate: Students watch Warming Up to Adaptation: Everglades National Park, read an article on how climate change is impacting national parks, and complete a graphic organizer.
Step 3 - Inspire: Students create an infographic in Canva or Google Slides to educate the public about the impact that climate change has on national parks.
This lesson demonstrates the impact of climate change on national parks and lets students investigate and communicate through infographics the best solutions for building climate resilience in the parks and other ecologically sensitive habitats. All materials embedded in the lesson are factual, and this lesson has passed our scientist review.
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