We found 154 resources with the concept greenhouse gases
Is Our Climate Headed for a Mathematical Tipping Point?Lesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Raising the global temperature by two degrees may not seem like much, but the impact this would have on the planet is amazing. Follow along with this short video as it examines how even a small change to a system can turn its regular,...
Don't Waste Your EnergyLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Don't lift another finger, this physical and environmental science unit has everything you need to begin teaching your class about energy. Starting with a look at the greenhouse effect, these lessons and activities take young scientists...
Considering the Possible Benefits and Risks, is Becoming a Vegetarian a Smart Decision?Lesson Planet
7th - 10th
This skill-building activity encourages learners to evaluate evidence and to use strong evidence to support a stance on a controversial issue. Individuals use bar graphs to rate the strength of arguments for the benefits and risks in...
Mapping Greenhouse Gas Emissions Where You LiveLesson Planet
5th - 10th
After investigating the US Environmental Protection Agency's climate change website, your environmental studies students discuss greenhouse gas emissions. They use an online interactive tool to look at data from power production...
Intro to Carbon SequestrationLesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
Increase awareness of the greenhouse effect with this clip. Global climate change poses a problem if our planet becomes warmer than is possible to sustain life. Reduction in carbon emissions is essential in the next few decades and can...
Miracle Planet - Snow Ball Earth 2/5Lesson Planet
9 mins 6th - 9th
Simulations of a snowball effect recurring on the earth show how life might have survived and might continue to survive if our planet freezes over again. How a snowball event starts is unknown, but it could be related to greenhouse...
Hybrid Vehicles: Cut Pollution and Save MoneyLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Math and science meet in this lesson on hybrid electric automobiles. This 24-page resource provides everything you need for teaching a lesson that compares the use of internal combustion engines to hybrid electric engines. Participants...
Potential Consequences of Climate Variability and ChangeLesson Planet
1st - 12th
Students examine the potential impact of climate change to agriculture, coastal areas, forests, water, and human health. They hypothesize what might happen to a sugar maple forest and hold a debate about global warming.
Air Pollution: The Issue of Global WarmingLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Here is an outstanding 10-page lesson plan on global warming. Learners discover that there is a lot of controversy surrounding this topic in that the science behind global warming is difficult to prove. The best thing about this plan is...