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Teaching Tips | Science | Pedagogy |
- The short slideshow will enhance discussions of the impacts of sea level rise.
- Given the approach - the human side of sea level rise - slideshow could be used as a conversation-starter with students.
- This resource can be used in a variety of types of lessons in geography, climate change, environmental science and anthropology.
- See urls below of other resources on this topic.
About the Science
- Scientists present data and projections that suggest that, by the end of the century, the oceans could be one meter or more above their current levels. Coastal regions will be flooded and low-lying nations such as the tiny South Pacific country of Tuvalu could be submerged. Resource provides a clear example of the impact that climate change is having on both the physical and social-cultural aspects of life on a low-lying island.
- Passed initial science review - expert science review pending.
About the Pedagogy
- No background materials or Teacher's guide accompanying this video.
- Overall impact of the resource is emotionally manipulative - may not appeal to all audiences.
Technical Details/Ease of Use
- The quality of the photos is very high. The presentation is understated and effective.
Related URLs These related sites were noted by our reviewers but have not been reviewed by CLEANhttp://www.discoveryeducation.com/teachers/free-lesson-plans/biomes-the-threat-of-the-sea.cfm http://www.waterisrising.com/content/teachers-guide http://www.alofatuvalu.tv/index.html
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