Professional Development for Quality Teaching


Climate Change - The Causes

Published: Jul 2020
15 mins


This richly illustrated programme uses animation and natural history footage to provide an introduction to the topic of climate change at Key Stage 3/4.

Concepts covered include: naturally occurring greenhouse gases; natural variations in climate; industrialisation and population growth; use of fossil fuels and carbon dioxide emissions.

The programme also considers the reasons why climate change can appear to be controversial, looks at how scientists ensure their research is valid, and explains some of the moral and political dilemmas posed by climate change.

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