CLIMATE ACTION FALL 2019- Monument Valley

Week 1 (Sept 24-26)

Introductions

Tuesday-

3:30-3:45- Check In/Introduce program

3:45-4- What has been the best thing about school this year? What has been the hardest?

4-4:45- Collages

4:45-5- Check Out/Acknowledgments

Thursday-

3:30-3:50- Check In

3:50-4:30- Introduce norms

-Do Effective Citizen Activity

-Have students choose norms

4:30-4:45- Introduce service learning (game about three types)

IF TIME- DECORATE JOURNALS

4:45-5- Check Out

Week 2 (Oct 1-3)

Effects of Climate Change

Tuesday-

3:30-4- Check In/Introduction to Climate Change

-Weather vs Climate

-Greenhouse Effect- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BPJJM_hCFj0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPqd20tdncg

4-4:45- Break into pairs-

Each of the 4 groups research one greenhouse gas and where it comes from-

Two groups find two articles about an effect of climate change

Two groups find article about what young people are doing to combat

Present findings to class

4:45-5- Check Out

Thursday-

Hike

Reflection- Write or draw your own interpretation of the greenhouse effect

Week 3 (Oct 8-10)

Sustainable Choices

Tuesday-

Plastic Pollution lesson

-Decomposition lesson

Thursday- Big Y tour

Snack at the store

Week 4 (Oct 15-17)

Tuesday- Glean apples at Windy Hill

Thursday- Check In

3:50-4:15- Reflection- what would your grocery store look like? Audrey, Angie and Brianna will present their Big Y trip to classmates

-Students design their own logo and draw a map of store and features

4:15- 4:30- Choose recipe for cooking challenge

4:30-5- Outside for hike

TAKE VIDEO

Week 5 (Oct 22-24)

Tuesday-

Riverwalk with Elia

Thursday-

Indian Line Farm

Reflection

Week 6 (Oct 29-Oct 31)

Tuesday-

Sustainability Tour at Guido’s

Thursday-

Halloween party

Reflection

Week 7 (Nov 5-7)

Service Learning in our Community: How can we help others?

Tuesday-

NO SCHOOL

Thursday-

Work on videos

Reflection

Week 8 (Nov 12-14)

Tuesday- Riverwalk

Thursday- Finalize videos

Week 9 (Nov 19-21)

Tuesday- Post videos on youtube channel and publicize to peers

Thursday- Celebration day!