Green house Gass and Global Climate Change?You will use the following links and directions to learn more about Greenhouse Gasses and what they mean in terms of changing weather patterns. Start on page 15 in your packet and following along.Step One -- History of Climate Change, A look WAY back!!Watch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/ess05_vid_climatechange/ Use it to answer the three questions that follow.Step Two -- Analyzing Historical DataGo to this site: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/ess05_int_greenland/ and click on Analysis to answer the questions that follow.Step Three -- Does the tilt of the Earth play a role?Watch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/ess05_vid_naturalchange/ and answer the questions on page 16Step Four -- What is the greenhouse effect, and what are green house gases? How does Physics play a role?Watch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/phy03_vid_greenhouse2/ and answer the questions on page 16Step Five -- Carbon Dioxides Role?Watch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/phy03_vid_co2/ and answer the questions on page 17Step Six -- Trends in CO2 LevelsPick up a laminated graph and use the graph and the information below to answer the questionsStep Seven -- Stories in the IceGo to this website: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/warming/stories/ and look at what the scientific data inside the ice tells us. Complete the small summaries on page 18 and answer the questions on page 19.Step Eight -- Ice and Global Climate ChangeWatch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/ess05_vid_esglaciers/ and use it to answer the questions on page 19Step Nine -- If the Ice Melts?Watch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/ess05_int_icemelt/ and use it to answer the questions on page 19Step Ten -- Snapshot of US Energy UseWatch this video: http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/tdc02_vid_energyuse/ and use it to answer questions 1-3 (question 3 is a big one, answer all of them, even though it looks like there is not a lot of room, you can answer under the website.
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