TROP ICSU welcomes contributions to our suite of pedagogical resources that can be used to teach topics in the high school and undergraduate curriculum through climate-related examples.

Here are some Lesson Plans developed by some of the participants of TROP ICSU workshops. More Teacher submitted Lesson Plans are getting added to the suit.
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Lesson Plans contributed by teachers or based upon ideas submitted by teachers

Lesson Plan: Trigonometry and Sea Level Rise
As a High School Mathematics teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach basic trigonometry. Global warming is causing glaciers and ice sheets to melt thus causing sea levels to rise. The
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Lesson Plan: English for Academic Purposes: Note Making and Summary Writing Using Climate Literature
As a high school or undergraduate English teacher, you can use a climate change related spoken text to help you in teaching note making and summary writing, as part of English for Academic Purposes (EAP).
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Lesson Plan: William Blake’s ‘Chimney Sweeper’ Poems: Ode to the Industrial Age
As a high school and Undergraduate English Literature teacher, you can use two of William Blake’s poems, both titled “The Chimney Sweeper”, to teach your students how to interpret poetic texts. These poems may serve
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Lesson Plan: Agrarian Civilizations: Agriculture in the Nile Basin
As a High School History or Economics or Agriculture teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach about the rise of agriculture and the concomitant rise of agrarian societies/civilizations. This lesson plan
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Lesson Plan: Major River Systems: Climate Change and the River Nile
As a High School Geography or Earth Sciences teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach about river systems, the important aspects of some of the major river systems and how they
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Lesson Plan: Impact of Climate Change on Circadian Rhythms and Sleep
As a High School Biological Sciences or Environmental Sciences or Health Sciences teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach about circadian rhythms and the factors involved in maintaining the circadian rhythm
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Lesson Plan: Himalayan Glaciers and Climate Change in Bhutan
As a High School or Undergraduate Geography or Earth Sciences teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach about landforms.  This lesson plan focuses on glaciers, glacier lakes and climate change induced
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Lesson Plan: Ecosystems and Food Webs
As a High School or Undergraduate Biological Sciences or Environmental Sciences teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach about ecosystems, biomes, food chains, and food webs and how the balance of
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Lesson Plan: Carbon Pricing: Shadow and Market Prices
As an undergraduate Economics teacher, you can use this set of computer-based tools to teach the concept of Carbon Pricing and the instruments to implement it- Carbon Tax and Cap-and-Trade/Emissions Trading System (ETS). This lesson
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