Teacher Resource Kit

Climate Change and the Grow Green Project - PDF file

What is Climate?

Two interactive activities

  1. What’s the weather? record the weather for one month and compare it to the climate
  2. Weather People. Discuss climate around the world
    a. Weather People Cutouts for activity 1

The 5Ws of Climate Change

Background information on Climate Change

Two interactive activities

  1. What’s your Footprint? Students use an online calculator to measure their carbon footprint.
  2. Tree of Pledges. Students make a pledge to reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

 Guide to Growing Your Own Oak Trees

Each section contains directions for doing it yourself; from identifying oak trees
to planting seedlings. Each section also contains activities to do with your students.