Day 9: Understanding Climate Change

In Day 9, pupils will learn about Climate Change and what it means to take Climate Action.

 

Activities will demonstrate pupils listening and reading comprehension skills, using fun games and activities to encourage their creativity.  

Below are some helpful instructions to guide you through today’s activities. Please note downloads are available in Irish and English.

Step 1: Watch Climate Change (according to a kid) and answer the questions that pop up

Step 2: Take the Climate Change Quiz based on the video

Step 3: So, what can kids do?

 

Read 13 Ways to Save the Earth (all levels) to get some ideas on how you can help!

Step 4: Complete an Activity

 

Choose from one or more of the activities below

Icons for Climate Change

Create your own icon
(all levels)

Download in Irish

My Climate Action Quilt

Create a quilt for the Earth
(all levels)

Download in Irish

Climate Action Pledge

Take a pledge to help the Earth!
(all levels)

Download in Irish

3-2-1 Exit

Share this with your teacher or parent
(all levels)

Download in Irish

Want to take it further?

 

Explore NatgeoKids where you can find many fun games and more info about Climate Change

Curriculum Links

 

English Language – Oral Language (Communicating) Reading (understanding, exploring and using); Writing (exploring and using)

Gaeilge Language – Teanga ó Bhéal (Cumarsáid); Léitheoireacht (Tuiscint; Fiosrú agus úsáid)

Geography: Natural Environments (Weather, Climate and Atmosphere); Environmental Awareness and Care (Environmental Awareness)

SESE: Environmental Awareness and Care (Environmental Awareness); Living Things (Plant and animal life)

SPHE: Myself and others; Myself and the wider world

Visual Arts: Drawing