Understanding and mitigating climate change are amongst the major challenges we face today. School students deserve the opportunity to learn as much as they can about the world around them.  This site provides teachers with data and teaching strategies to use climate change as a context for mathematics and science in the New Zealand Curriculum (NZC). Click on the NZC levels below to access data and suggested learning activities for each of the climate change aspects below.

CO2 in the atmosphere:   NZC Levels        1-2    3-4    5-6    7-8
How much H2O?                 NZC Levels        1-2    3-4    5-6    7-8
The ozone hole:                 NZC Levels        1-2    3-4    5-6    7-8
Temperature records:      NZC Levels    1-2    3-4    5-6    7-8

For more about the purpose and use of this site, click here. For a summary of NZC objectives mapped to suggested activities on this site, click here. For a list of references, click here
This site was created by Anna Cox and last updated on 16 February 2017.