Lesson ObjectivesTo outline the responses to climatechange from a local to a global scale.E.g. ‘Live simply’ to world super powermeetings• Our Future Hotter Planet
Assessment Criteria• Describe how individual actions/lifestyle changes could reduce greenhouse emissions.• Recognise that these actions might be difficult to achieve.• Know the details of some global meetings to tackle climate change.• Explain the timeline of international action to tackle global warming.• Describe national strategies to reduce emissions in this global context.• Recognise that some countries are more prepared to act than others.
On an A3 pieces of paper, draw a triangle like the one you seebelowYour triangle is going to represent the scale of responses totackling climate changeGlobal Governmental Companies NGOs Local Schools People Councils Make it clear that the size of the section represents the scale of response. Under each section, use p19-21 to add details above and below the section to explain details about it.
GLOBAL• Kyoto, Japan : Emissions trading schemeMention : What is the Kyoto Protocol• Rio de Janeriro, Brazil : Earth Summit.... Reasons to be cheerful