Creating a Climate for Change

AUTHOR: Trocaire

PUBLISHER: Trocaire

YEAR: 2008

PAGES: 12

SUMMARY:

This resource has been designed specifically for teachers and students of CSPE and Citizenship, looking at the concepts of Interdependence and Stewardship. It has a particular focus on action and skills and will set out clear steps in order to take action on climate change and illustrate how it is impacting on people in the developing world. Activities and case studies included will facilitate the students to develop a deeper understanding of the issue which will ensure a knowledgeable and reflective approach to action.

KEYWORDS:

action projects, age 12-14, citizenship, climate change, cspe, developing world, energy, environmental justice, post primary, recycling, sustainability, trócaire, water

TARGET AUDIENCE:

junior cycle, 12-15 years

CURRICULUM SUBJECTS:

civic social and political education, education for sustainable development

AVAILABLE FORMATS:

booklet

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DESCRIPTION

This resource has been designed specifically for teachers and students of CSPE and Citizenship, looking at the concepts of Interdependence and Stewardship. It has a particular focus on action and skills and will set out clear steps in order to take action on climate change and illustrate how it is impacting on people in the developing world.

Activities and case studies included will facilitate the students to develop a deeper understanding of the issue which will ensure a knowledgeable and reflective approach to action. In addition, the information included in this resource will provide a good foundation for the students to make a case for the need to Act on Climate Change Now!