Social Sciences

Integrate climate science in your teaching and use these educational resources to teach topics such as:

Climate Refugees, Environmental Migration, Climate Justice, Social Vulnerability, Urban Climate Resilience, Climate Change and Behavior, Climate Change and Children, Agro-ecosystems, Food Security, Human Health and Disease, Climate Change and Cities and more.

The Office for Climate Education (OCE) presents a Teachers Guidebook that aims to support teachers in carrying out various activities on climate change and the ocean and cryosphere in their classrooms, and targets students of
A feature story on a comprehensive report by the World Bank that describes the threat of climate change to poor people and the ways to offset it through adaptation and mitigation strategies. The students will
A teaching module to learn about climate refugees, specific examples of climate change-related migration, challenges in resettling climate refugees, and actions to help people displaced by climate change. Students will read and discuss climate change
A classroom/laboratory activity to learn about suitable climatic conditions for a crop and to determine how climate change may affect food production (specifically, cocoa production). In this activity, students will learn about the relationship between
A reading to learn about the effects of climate change on food security and to explore climate change adaptation measures to ensure food security.  The modules in this reading (from the Contents) are: Climate Change
A visualization and classroom/laboratory activity to learn about regions and communities that are affected by the problem of climate refugees and environmental migration because of the effects of climate change. Students will apply mapmaking and
A reading to learn about climate change-related human migration and the term “climate refugees” through an example in Bangladesh.  Students will read about an actual example of the climate-refugee crisis--the large-scale migration of residents from
A mobile app to add local weather and climate information and to analyze changes in your community for correlation with global climate trends. About the Tool: Tool Name ISeeChange Discipline Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences Topic(s)
A teaching module to learn about the impacts of climate change on human health, and to discuss climate adaptation and mitigation measures that would reduce these health-related risks. Students will apply systems thinking to learn
A teaching module to understand the two-way relationship between the food system and climate change. Students will learn about climate change and the specific impacts of climate change on agriculture. They will also discuss actions
A video micro-lecture to understand the topic of food security and learn about the relationship between food production and the climate. Students will learn about food security, the various dimensions of food security, the possible
An e-learning course to understand the drivers and impacts of climate change in cities, and to learn about various planning and decision-making approaches for climate change adaptation in African cities. Students will learn about climate
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