Bring climate change into your classroom with Climate Generation curricula.
We offer a suite of Grades 3-12 curriculum resources in the form of curriculum guides, as well as online modules that can be downloaded for free.
All of these resources are interdisciplinary and can be used in the following classes: earth science, life science, physical science, civics, economics, history, media, English Language Arts, environmental science, geography, and art.
Climate Generation’s Curriculum Suite
Climate Change Education has historically been tied to the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) disciplines, but, climate change is an issue that impacts political, social, and economic dimensions and can be used as an integrating context for all subjects.
This six-lesson, interdisciplinary, middle school climate change curriculum has students investigate the cause of global temperature change, research the major repercussions of climate change, and find out how they can monitor and minimize those repercussions.
These five lesson plans are interdisciplinary in nature, standards-based, help students master the requisite background information on global climate change processes, and teach how to communicate about the issue using communication strategies.
These six interdisciplinary lesson plans help students master the requisite background information on global climate change processes, the importance of the Arctic to global climate, the potential effects of global warming in the Arctic, and to consider what could/should be done in response.
This set of lesson plans explores Minnesota’s unique biomes and what a changing climate will mean for the state. It is considered a model for place based climate change education.
These lessons introduce students to energy basics, emphasizes the connection between our energy use and consumption, the resulting impact on our climate and energy solutions that mitigate its impact.
Citizen Climate is for high school students and focuses on global climate solutions. This curriculum emphasizes civic engagement and helps teachers and students understand the critical and complex climate solutions being discussed on the national and international stage, including equity in climate change international negotiations.
Read exciting written journal entries from Will Steger and partners on their expedition to Baffin Island in , documenting the impact of global warming on the Arctic environment. Expeditions are linked to lesson plans for grades 3-12.
Read exciting written journal entries from Will Steger and partners on their expedition to Ellesmere Island, documenting the impact of global warming on the Arctic environment. Expeditions are linked to lesson plans for grades 3-12.