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Paris Climate Agreement: Everything You Need to Know. What Are the Paris Agreement's Costs?

Paris Climate Agreement: Everything You Need to Know

There’s a lot of misinformation out there about the Paris Agreement, including the idea that it will hurt the U.S. economy. That was among a number of unfounded claimsformer president Trump repeated, arguing that the accord would cost the U.S. economy $3 trillion by 2040 and $2.7 million jobs by 2025, making us less competitive against China and India. But as fact checkers noted, these statistics originated from a debunked March 2017 study that exaggerated the future costs of emissions reductions, underestimated advances in energy efficiency and clean energy technologies, and outright ignored the huge health and economic costs of climate change itself. Greta Thunberg urges MEPs to ‘panic like the house is on fire’ Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg. On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg, then aged 15, did not attend her first day back at school after the summer holidays.

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg

Instead, she made a sign that read “School strike for climate change” and stood in front of the Swedish parliament in Stockholm, demanding the government reduce carbon emissions in accordance with the Paris climate agreement. Her protest sparked the international movement Fridays for Future, in which schoolchildren around the world skip class to insist their governments take urgent action to halt the ongoing climate crisis. Greta Thunberg to lead youth climate strike in 150 countries on Friday. This story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story.

Greta Thunberg to lead youth climate strike in 150 countries on Friday

Young people from around the world are leading a massive coordinated strike from school on Friday, September 20, to protest government and business inaction on climate change. It is likely to be one of the largest environmental protests in history. The Global Climate Strike comes just before countries will gather at the United Nations for the Climate Action Summit on September 23, an event ahead of the UN General Assembly where countries are supposed to ramp up their ambitions to curb greenhouse gases under the 2015 Paris climate agreement.

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Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize and other TED news. The TED community is brimming with new projects and ideas.

Greta Thunberg nominated for Nobel Peace Prize and other TED news

Greta Thunberg. Greta Thunberg: School strike for climate - save the world by changing the rules. Ejercicios de audio en inglés nivel básico. La importancia de trabajar el Día Mundial del Agua en clase. Desde 1993 la Asamblea General de la ONU declaró el 22 de marzo como el Día Mundial del Agua con la intención de fomentar su uso racional y concienciar a la población de la grave situación a la que estaban llegando las reservas de agua dulce en la Tierra.

La importancia de trabajar el Día Mundial del Agua en clase

El lema que Naciones Unidas ha escogido para el año 2018 es «La respuesta está en la naturaleza». Aun así, hay que tener en cuenta que la escasez de los recursos hídricos no solo se debe a las condiciones naturales de nuestro planeta, sino también a la contaminación, el mal uso y el crecimiento demográfico. Algunos datos dan cuenta de la gravedad de la situación: En relación a este último dato, el portal Enrédate.org lleva a cabo la campaña Gotas para Níger, una iniciativa escolar para poner en práctica estos valores a través del deporte. If you were a salilboat by Katie Melua.

If You Were a Sailboat is a song by British singer Katie Melua.

If you were a salilboat by Katie Melua

This page provides information about the song and links to the lyrics and the official video. Course Of Nature (CGI short): Prediction Game (Be+Going To) I2Sea Resources. Click on the banners to show or hide the resources: I.

I2Sea Resources

ESL Lesson Plan on Plastic Pollution - Breaking News English Lesson. 1.

ESL Lesson Plan on Plastic Pollution - Breaking News English Lesson

WORD SEARCH: Look in your dictionary / computer to find collocates, other meanings, information, synonyms … for the words... 'plastic' ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ and 'pollution'. ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ • Share your findings with your partners. • Make questions using the words you found. ENVIRONMENT LESSONS: Breaking News English ESL Materials. Learning and Teaching about the Environment. Video. Worksheets. Home > Teachers > Support Materials > Worksheets Worksheets Key Stage 1.

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President Obama on America's Clean Power Plan. MAN vs EARTH. Groove to English - ESL activities. Ejercicios de listening: Información específica en un documenal sobre la contaminación marina Ejercicio de Inglés. Mother Nature. Saving our Planet. CALD Climate Change Educational Video. La atmósfera terrestre bilingüe. Environmental issues in English.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle « Recycling Guide. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. What Does Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Mean? Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. A man without money – Listening and discussion « designer lessons. A designer lessons ESL lesson plan developed by George Chilton This is a simple video, comprehension and discussion related to giving up money – aimed at intermediate adults and teens.

A man without money – Listening and discussion « designer lessons

I’ve kept this one free of too many ideas because I’d really like to see what you do with it – in what direction you took the discussion, and also how your students reacted to Daniel Suelo’s philosophy. Here is Suelo’s blog – if you’d like extra authentic material. Lesson Aims Listening comprehension2nd conditionalDiscussion. Pass with Flying Colours: conditionals. Check the charts to revise conditional sentences and wish clauses. Conditional sentences are used in everyday English and there are lots of famous songs which contain examples of them. This is my choice, how many more can you add? First conditional Second conditional Third conditional. BBC Weather. Environment  and climate change lesson plans for teachers. Pollution and the Environment. Develop your reading skills.

Read the following text on pollution and its effect on the environment. Then answer the comprehension questions Pollution is the degradation of natural environment by external substances introduced directly or indirectly. Recycling. Source Recycling is one of the basics of green living - "reduce, reuse and recycle" grace the global sign for recycling.

People have widely accepted recycling as an everyday practice, but are we doing all we can in this area? Consider each of these: Reduce - Decrease the amount of waste you generate through practices such as purchasing less consumer products or choosing those that have longevity. How does air pollution affect plants? Human industrial and commercial activity cause air pollution, and this can damage plants both in the short and long term. Although air pollution has decreased in most of the developed world due to strict regulations and controls designed to improve air quality, pollution is still a significant problem in the developing world. Ammonia, nitrogen dioxide, sulphur dioxide and ozone are the biggest air pollutants affecting plants. Direct Chemical Damage Sulphur and nitrogen emissions from heavy industry can devastate plants, including large tracts of important forest.

10 Major causes of air pollution. IntroductionAir pollution is a serious problem that affects quality of life, people’s health and the balance of the world’s climate. When the cause of air pollution is natural, it is usually a problem that only affects one area of the planet. The causes related to human activity have a greater capacity to cause permanent damage to the earth’s ecosystem. Fossil fuels and transportThe major cause of air pollution is the use of fossil fuels as a source of energy. They emit carbon dioxide (among other contaminants) into the atmosphere. Gases emitted by cars, lorries and other vehicles continue to present a challenge to the global environment that does not appear to have an immediate solution. 10 Environmental documentaries that will change your life. Karst: The Movie. Reading Comprehension Worksheets.

"Your reading comprehension materials are the best I've found on the web. SCIENCE - FREE Presentations in PowerPoint format, Free Interactives & Games for Kids. CLIL Unit. Climate Change. Miquel Montesinos. Projected Impact of Climate Change. What is Causing Global Warming? Education. Skip to main navigation DEC has environmental education programs and resources that will help everyone become a better steward of the environment. A Student's Guide to Global Climate Change. A Student's Guide to Global Climate Change. Environment - Teaching CLIL. Greenhouse Effect and Solid Waste. Fotos tretes de: sustainableprocurement.net.au, unescap.org, xtec.es, ahorroenenergia.com, ecodiari.cat, psm-pollenca.balearweb.net,boemre.gov/mmskids/Energy/SavingEnergyatHome.htm. Pollution. Mat Inglé Secund « Zona CLIL.

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