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Climate Change Explained

What is climate change and why is it happening? Watch the video above to find out. Read the video transcript.

Climate Change PowerPoint Presentation

Let's learn about climate change and its effects on people around the world.

Classroom Resources

Download teacher notes and activities to support the resources on this site.

Photo Gallery

Does climate change impact everyone in the world equally? Use these photos to discuss.

Rescue workers in a flooded street.Traffic jam

WebQuest

Invite your students on a WebQuest to further explore the issue of climate change and climate justice.

How to Download the Video, PowerPoint and Photos

Our videos are on a website called Vimeo, this is how to download the video from Vimeo:

  1. Click this link to see the video on Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/112042837
  2. When on Vimeo, scroll down under the video and click the download button.
  3. Select a video file size to download, and save the video to your computer or memory stick.

Steps to download the PowerPoint slideshow:

  1. Click this link to open: www.trocaire.org/sites/default/files/education/lent2015/trocaire-primary-slideshow-ethiopia.pptx
  2. Save the PowerPoint to your computer or memory stick.

Steps to download the photos in the Photo Gallery:

  1. Click this link to open: www.trocaire.org/sites/default/files/education/lent2015/trocaire-primary-slideshow-ethiopia.pptx
  2. Save the PowerPoint to your computer or memory stick.
  3. Click the following link to open: www.trocaire.org/sites/default/files/education/lent2015/lent2015photos
  4. Save the zipped folder of photos to your computer or memory stick.
  5. Open the folder and extract the photos by clicking 'Extract'

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