In this lesson plan, students are introduced to the concept of ‘Climate Refugees’, learn about how climate change is forcing large populations to migrate from their homes and what should the societal response be to such a human migration caused by climate change.

About the Tool

Tool Name A Global Challenge: ‘Climate Refugees’
Discipline Social Sciences; Humanities
Topic(s) in Discipline Climate Refugees, Human Migration, Climate Justice
Climate Topic Climate and the Anthroposphere; Policies, Politics and Environmental Governance
Type of Tool Lesson Plan
Grade Level High School
Location
Language English
Translation
Developed by Mimi Bluestone
Hosted at Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility
Link http://www.morningsidecenter.org/teachable-moment/lessons/global-challenge-climate-refugees
Access Online
Computer Skills Basic