Climate Action Heroes

climate action heroes
virtual field trip

Climate Action Heroes—unite! We all play an important role in the fight against climate change. In this 20-minute video, Dreamers will learn the difference between weather and climate, the effects of climate change, and the importance of using their climate action superpowers for good! This virtual field trip includes interviews with 7 real-life Climate Action Heroes as well as a lab experiment that tests what a warming climate means for Planet Earth and its inhabitants. We recommend familiarizing yourself with all the tools and resources below prior to viewing.

Climate Action Heroes virtual field trip and corresponding resources were made possible through the generosity of

National Children’s Museum offers live virtual sessions with Museum Educators to extend virtual field trip learning. We are no longer accepting requests for the 2020-2021 school year but will be in touch when we resume booking if you express interest in the access form. If you are a summer camp interested in a virtual session, please email [email protected].

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climate action heroes virtual field trip video

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learning standards

next generation science standards

3-ESS2-2 Earth’s Systems

Obtain and combine information to describe climates in different regions of the world.

3-LS4-4 Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

Make a claim about the merit of a solution to a problem caused when the environment changes and the types of plants and animals that live there may change.

4-ESS3-1 Earth and Human Activity

Obtain and combine information to describe that energy and fuels are derived from natural resources and their uses affect the environment.

5-ESS3-1 Earth and Human Activity

Obtain and combine information about ways individual communities use science ideas to protect the Earth’s resources.

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