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Survey Says…The Degrees of Change

Atlas themes Teaching level Province/Territory

Climate prosperity

Secondary (9-12)


In this lesson, students will examine possible changes in ice, snow and sea levels based on global mean temperature increases between 1-5 degrees Celsius. Students will use the Canadian Geographic/NRTEE A Changing Climate poster-map to identify impacts of climate change to the Arctic. They will conduct a survey in the local community to ask for predictions about the impact of climate change in Nunavut. Finally, they will discuss connections between the survey results and the Canadian Geographic/NRTEE A Changing Climate poster-map.

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