What's Happening at the Poles?

30 minutes

Classroom work

As we continue to release greenhouse gases into the atmosphere we are slowly but surely making our planet warmer. But how does this warming affect sea level rise you ask? This is exactly what your students will be investigating today!

What's Happening at the Poles?

    Learning outcomes

    • Basic understanding of sea level rise
    • Understanding of the difference between sea ice and land ice
    • Understanding of the effects of sea level rise on the planet and people