During this lesson, students explore the increase in summer temperatures and describe the pattern as it relates to Colorado using a video by the Denver Post.
Context for Use
This is the first lesson in the Climate Resiliency Education High School Climate Unit.
What Students Will Do
Students will learn to ask questions and brainstorm using a driving question board.
- (5 minutes) Do Now/Warm-up prompt: Personal experiences
- (5 minutes) Class discussion: Find common themes.
- (20-30 minutes) Video: Watch the Denver Post video twice.
- (5 min) Discussion/Driving questions: Generate questions and select three most crucial questions to get to the bottom of the phenomenon.