Lesson Plans

Lesson Plan

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.

Grade 6-8
Subject Science,Earth and Space Sciences
Resource Type Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

In this lesson, students learn about Greta Thunberg and create an interview script and video discussing climate change.


Step 1 - Inquire: Students watch a video about youth activism and reflect on their ability to make a positive difference in their community.


Step 2 - Investigate: Students watch two interviews with activist Greta Thunberg, compare the interviews, and identify best practices for being interviewed.


Step 3 - Inspire: Students create an interview script about climate change and record the video on Flip.

Grade 6-8
Subject English Language Arts
Resource Type Lesson Plan