People and Climate

Model how the sun's energy strikes the planet and help your class relate it to a climate map. Assign small groups an individual climate zone to discuss. They reflect on and research how humans survive in the assigned climate and write a description to share with the rest of the class.

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Pros

  • Variations, visualizations, and discussion questions are suggested
  • Many cross-curricular activities are provided as additional materials
  • Part of a larger unit on atmospheric changes
Cons

  • None