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Our World in Data

Environmental Impacts of Food Data Explorer

This interactive resource provides students an opportunity to investigate the environmental impacts of a number of common foods.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences, Math

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Interactive Media, Data

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ACE

Regenerating for the Next Gen

This 60-90 minute lesson plan discusses the differences between regenerative agriculture and factory farming livestock operations (also known as CAFOs), and how these different agricultural approaches affect climate change and our environment.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences, Health

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Lesson Plan, Presentation Slides, Article, Worksheet, Video

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The Guardian

Humans Just 0.01% of All Life but Have Destroyed 83% of Wild Mammals

This powerful article describes recent findings about the large impact of humans on global biodiversity.

Subjects: Science, Biology

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Article, Data

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UN FAO

Global Livestock Environmental Assessment Model

This United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization report provides detailed global and national data, maps, and charts about the greenhouse gas emissions from livestock production.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Scientific Paper, Data

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Crash Course

5 Human Impacts on the Environment

This ten minute video by Crash Course provides a great overview of the main ways we are affecting the planet and how those actions are affecting our ability to live on Earth.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Type: Video

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My NASA Data

Investigating Deforestation Through an Earth Systems View Using Landsat

This NASA lesson plan includes a number of resources to support students' exploration of the causes of deforestation and the links between Earth's systems and deforestation.

Subjects: Science, Earth and Space Sciences

Grades: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th

Types: Lesson Plan, Video, Video, Interactive Media, Activity, Video

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Our World in Data

Global Atmospheric Nitrous Oxide Concentration

This interactive chart allows students to explore the global atmospheric concentration of nitrous oxide (N 2 O) over time.

Subjects: Science, Chemistry, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences, Climate Action

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Interactive Media, Data

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Vox

The Diet that Helps Fight Climate Change

This video illustrates the huge impact of individual dietary choices on the planet.

Subjects: Science, Social Studies, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences, Health, Climate Action

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Type: Video

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Project Look Sharp

Meat or Veggies? The Impact of Diet on Climate

Through educational videos and accompanying comprehension questions, students can: Analyze the impact of human diet on global climate Advocate for community health as it relates to personal dietary choices Analyze the author's purpose in providing an explanation, defining the question the author seeks to address  Identify and distinguish conflicting claims  Analyze how media constructions can be used to reflect the filmmaker's point of view .

Subjects: Science, Social Studies, Health, Climate Action

Grades: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Activity, Lesson Plan, Video, Video

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ClimateScience

Food and Farming

This course about the impacts of agriculture includes sections on food and climate, feeding 10 billion people, selective breeding, genetic engineering (GMOs), making meat, fishing and aquaculture, lab meat and plant alternatives, food waste, and urban farming.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Earth and Space Sciences

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Interactive Media, Video, Video, Assessment

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ClimateScience

Personal Action

This course about taking action to help reduce climate change includes sections on a sustainable diet, flying and driving, consumption, having children, activism, and how much personal actions matter.

Subjects: Science, Social Studies, Climate Action

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Interactive Media, Assessment

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ClimateScience

Lab Meat: The Taste of a Green Future

This video provides an overview of meat production, the carbon and land footprints of meat production, and a step-by-step explanation of how lab-grown meat is made.

Subjects: Science, Biology, Health

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Type: Video

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ClimateScience

Making Space for Food

This activity helps students visualize the area of land needed to grow or raise specific foods.

Subjects: English Language Arts, Math

Grades: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Types: Lesson Plan, Worksheet

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NowThis Earth

How Regenerative Farming Can Help Combat the Climate Crisis

This video by NowThis Earth describes what regenerative farming is and how it can be used to rebuild topsoil and provide a sustainable method of producing food.

Subjects: Science, Biology

Grades: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Type: Video

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NowThis Earth

Climate Change Could Force Millions from Homes in Next 50 Years

This video emphasizes the need to take steps to combat climate change issues.

Subjects: Social Studies, Economics, Civics, Geography, Social-Emotional Learning

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Type: Video