TUESDAY, SEPT. 22, 2015

UNIT: CLIMATE CHANGE

TOPIC:  ECONOMIC IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE 

LEARNING TARGETS:
  1. I can identify the major economic impacts of climate change globally 
  2. I can understand why further research is needed on the economic cost of climate change 

STATE STANDARDS: 

CG2

COMMON CORE: 

Speaking and Listening Standards

1. Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-

one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 11-12 topics,

texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and

persuasively.


LESSON:
1.  Discuss the quiz over the basics of climate change science 

2.  Introduce the topic of economic impact of climate change

 3.  Read two articles over the economic costs: the first is from the IPCC and the second is from the Atlantic.  For each article construct the main idea and bullet key support.  The second piece will force you to think carefully about the first reading.  


HOMEWORK:
Continue research 


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