Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Levels

Satellite imagery of sea-surface temperatures

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  • Classroom Activities

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KQED San Francisco, PBS LearningMedia

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With this graph and accompanying lesson from Clue into Climate, produced by KQED, students will explore how the level of carbon dioxide has increased over time, hypothesize about why this is a concern, and begin to think about what can be done to slow or stop continued climate change.

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2010

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Earth Science Big Ideas: 

Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

Yes

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