Global Climate Change

Course Length: One semester   |   Suggested Grade Level(s): 10, 11, 12

In this single-semester science course, students are carefully guided through the complex information and systems related to global climate change. They learn to consider multiple ways of knowing that include scientific, data-driven knowledge as well as Traditional Ecological Knowledge that is based on a long-term and profound understanding of the land and surrounding ecosystems. Students learn about factors influencing climate change and what is being done to mitigate the effects. Students develop skills in reading graphs, charts, and other dataset visuals.