Teaching Climate Change

Tom Lyons, National STEM Learning Centre

Teach the causes of climate change, and how we can mitigate global warming

On this course, you’ll learn how to successfully teach climate change to secondary school students aged 11-14 years old.

You’ll learn about the key facts behind the climate crisis, before going on to develop practical learning activities for your pupils.

Discover how to teach climate change in schools with Climate Detectives

Using unique resources from the European Space Agency (ESA), you’ll work towards leading a team of students through the ESA’s Climate Detectives project.

Climate Detectives encourages students to research a local climate issue in their area, and use ESA resources and information on the ground to work towards a solution based on the analysis of secondary data.

Understand what climate change is and how we can mitigate it

To bolster your knowledge of the subject, you’ll learn the difference between weather and climate, and investigate the causes and effects of climate change, learning about how the climate is affected by both geological and human factors.

You’ll understand how to collect and interpret data from the Earth Observation satellite, using it to develop projects that engage and inspire your students to investigate and communicate local climate issues and solutions.

Work with other teachers to develop your practice

Alongside an international cohort of teachers, you’ll explore how the topic of change change is used in the taught curriculum, how to develop a research question using data, and how to organise your findings using the relevant scientific terminology.

You’ll finish the course confidently able to facilitate teaching and learning of climate change in your classroom, using cutting-edge resources and expertise from the ESA.

This course is designed for teachers of secondary school students aged 11-14 years old, including Key Stage 3, S1-S3, and Junior Cycle (Ireland).

In the second week of this course we look at visual satellite data from the Earth Observation Browser. You will not need to use the EO Browser to complete the course and alternative data sources are available.

Сессии:
  • 7 июня 2021
  • 22 февраля 2021
Характеристики онлайн курса:
  • Бесплатный:
  • Платный:
  • Сертификат:
  • MOOC:
  • Видеолекции:
  • Аудиолекции:
  • Email-курс:
  • Язык: Английский Gb

Отзывы

Пока никто не написал отзыв по этому курсу. Хотите быть первым?

Зарегистрируйтесь, чтобы оставить отзыв

Show?id=n3eliycplgk&bids=695438
NVIDIA
Ещё курсы на эту тему:
Bttmodel The Brain-Targeted Teaching® Model for 21st Century Schools
Improve the outcomes in your classroom through practical applications of neuro...
Food_b-02 An Introduction to the U.S. Food System: Perspectives from Public Health
Explore how food intersects with public health and the environment as it moves...
Poetryai121x_262x136 AI12.1x: Poetry in America: The Poetry of Early New England
The first module of a course surveying 400 years of poetry in America, from...
Poetry_262x136 AI12.2x: Poetry in America: Whitman
A module focused on Whitman in a course that surveys 300+ years of poetry in...
Oee_262x136 OEE101x: Our Energetic Earth
Learn how our world’s energy forces – from wind and waves to storms and currents...
Ещё из рубрики «Общественные науки»:
Regular_75d6b2ae-787f-4ce9-8a38-0abf0e801225 How to Succeed at: Writing Applications
This free three week course will help you produce a perfect CV, application...
Regular_435fb8d1-0004-4e51-bc9a-59f44439c069 Differentiation for Learning
Improve your teaching by developing how you provide differentiated learning...
Regular_20133507-3444-498b-ad17-10a2d3a30dad An Intermediate Guide to Writing in English for University Study
Improve your academic English skills further, learning about critical analysis...
Regular_a27c4963-7e8a-4177-84a2-6d88b78b3d2f Teaching Students Who Have Suffered Complex Trauma
Find out what complex trauma is, how it affects children and adolescents, and...
Regular_44519d06-f726-4ea6-8863-af78bd105dcd Teaching Entrepreneurial Thinking
Get an introduction to what entrepreneurial thinking is, and how and why we...
Ещё от FutureLearn:
Regular_200a0270-28cb-4445-b74b-afe38e08fd65 The Discovery of the Higgs Boson
Should we be excited about the Higgs boson? Find out more about particle physics...
Regular_75d6b2ae-787f-4ce9-8a38-0abf0e801225 How to Succeed at: Writing Applications
This free three week course will help you produce a perfect CV, application...
Regular_e60e25d3-a4c4-416a-924f-68804078e767 Introduction to Dutch
Learn to speak, write and understand basic Dutch, with this free, three-week...
Regular_10beaae8-de3e-4448-a9d5-0ca41997904d Mindfulness for Wellbeing and Peak Performance
Learn mindfulness techniques to reduce stress and improve your wellbeing and...
Regular_f6e5ccab-d84b-4443-a2be-d3d64fb5f16c eHealth: Combining Psychology, Technology, and Health
How can technology make you healthy? Learn about the design, application, implementation...

© 2013-2019