A short reading by the Aspen Global Change Institute that summarizes what the atmosphere is. This resource can be used as an introduction to the topic by teachers interested in teaching about climate change and the role of the atmosphere.
This reading includes overview discussions on the following topics:
The reading also includes a short journal activity.
Students will understand what the atmosphere is. They will also understand about climate change and the role of the atmosphere.
Use this tool to help your students find answers to:
|Earth Sciences, Geography, Environmental Sciences
|Topic(s) in Discipline
|Climate Change Overview, Atmosphere
|Climate and the Atmosphere, Climate Literacy, Introduction to Climate Change
|Type of tool
|Middle School, High School
|Aspen Global Change Institute
|Aspen Global Change Institute website