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Clue Into Climate

This climate literacy media based curriculum unit is comprised of four content strands, each of which includes 5-7 media resources related to the strand topic.

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Disappearing Plants | Clue into Climate
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Disappearing Plants | Clue into Climate

In this video slideshow and accompanying lesson from Clue into Climate, produced by KQED, students will learn that a slight ...
Grades 6-12
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Solar Power | Clue into Climate
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Solar Power | Clue into Climate

In this lesson from Clue into Climate, produced by KQED, students will learn how energy from the sun is captured ...
Grades 4-12
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Water Cycle Animation | Clue into Climate
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Water Cycle Animation | Clue into Climate

These animation sequences are simulations and are not meant to represent a specific region. The climate change-induced scenarios depicted are ...
Grades 4-8
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Tracking Glacial Clues for Climate Change
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Tracking Glacial Clues for Climate Change

This ThinkTV interactive feature demonstrates how scientists determine whether glaciers are growing or shrinking. By measuring and comparing annual ice ...
Grades 6-12
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Forecasting Suitable Habitat for Redwoods | Clue Into Climate
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Forecasting Suitable Habitat for Redwoods | Clue Into Climate

With this video slideshow and accompanying lessons from Clue into Climate, produced by KQED, students ...
Grades 6-12
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Forecasting Suitable Habitat for North American Wolverines | Clue Into Climate
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Forecasting Suitable Habitat for North American Wolverines | Clue Into Climate

With this diagram and accompanying lessons from Clue into Climate, produced by KQED, students will ...
Grades 6-12
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Methane - The Other Greenhouse Gas
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Methane - The Other Greenhouse Gas

Although there are natural sources of methane, most of the methane that is contributing to global warming is produced through ...
Grades 6-12
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Water Planet: How the Water Cycle Works
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Water Planet: How the Water Cycle Works

In this lesson, students examine all the stages in the water cycle to gain a deeper understanding of how this ...
Grades 6-12
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Following Raindrops
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Following Raindrops

In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students examine the effects of climate change on the watercycle and what this might mean for our planet. Students ...
Grades 6-12
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Resurveying California's Wildlife
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Resurveying California's Wildlife

In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn that scientific surveys are providing evidence that ...
Grades 6-12
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The Greenhouse Effect and Greenhouse Gases
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The Greenhouse Effect and Greenhouse Gases

With this info graphic and accompanying lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn about the greenhouse ...
Grades 6-12
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A Warmer World for Arctic Animals
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A Warmer World for Arctic Animals

In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn about the challenges that climate change presents ...
Grades 6-12
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Projected Sea Level Rise
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Projected Sea Level Rise

With this graph and accompanying lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn how sea levels have changed since 1900. Students will also discover how sea ...
Grades 6-12
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Turning Waste Into Energy
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Turning Waste Into Energy

In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn how methane digesters turn waste into usable gases and other fuels. Methane is a greenhouse gas ...
Grades 6-12
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Visiting Dana Glacier
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Visiting Dana Glacier

Explore how glaciers shape topography and how climate change affects glaciers. Consider why glaciers are an important bellwether for climate change. In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced ...
Grades 6-12
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Regulating Greenhouse Gases
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Regulating Greenhouse Gases

In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn about how destruction of the world's ...
Grades 6-12
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Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Levels
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Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Levels

With this graph and accompanying lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will explore how the level of ...
Grades 6-12
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Intertidal Zone and Sea Level Rise
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Intertidal Zone and Sea Level Rise

In this lesson from Clue into Climate , produced by KQED, students will learn that ranges of tide pool species along ...
Grades 6-12
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Snowpack
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Snowpack

Approximately 40 percent of California's surface water supply originates from the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Find out how climate change is significantly altering this precious water source ...
Grades 6-12
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Decreasing California Snowpack
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Decreasing California Snowpack

Approximately 40 percent of California's surface water supply originates from the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. However, climate ...
Grades 6-12
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