Why is the world's weather changing?

In this lesson, we will learning about the atmosphere and how it is important for life on Earth. We will also be looking at how the climate has changed over time and how it continues to change. We will be mainly focusing on the impact of human activity on the climate.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.The sun is a...

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Q2.Approximately, what temperature is it on the Sun?

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Q3.How many times does the Earth rotate around the sun in one year?

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Q4.At what degrees does the Earth spin on its invisible axis?

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Q5.What is the sun made up of?

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Q6.Our Sun is one of the billions of stars in which galaxy?

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Q7.In which hemisphere is the United Kingdom located in?

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Q8.Why do we have day and night?

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Q9.During winter in the UK, the sun shines ________ on the North Hemisphere.

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Q10.During summer in the UK, the sun shines ________ on the North Hemisphere.

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Q11.In spring and autumn, the sun shines ________ on both the North Hemisphere and South Hemisphere

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.The sun is a...

1/11

Q2.Approximately, what temperature is it on the Sun?

2/11

Q3.How many times does the Earth rotate around the sun in one year?

3/11

Q4.At what degrees does the Earth spin on its invisible axis?

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Q5.What is the sun made up of?

5/11

Q6.Our Sun is one of the billions of stars in which galaxy?

6/11

Q7.In which hemisphere is the United Kingdom located in?

7/11

Q8.Why do we have day and night?

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Q9.During winter in the UK, the sun shines ________ on the North Hemisphere.

9/11

Q10.During summer in the UK, the sun shines ________ on the North Hemisphere.

10/11

Q11.In spring and autumn, the sun shines ________ on both the North Hemisphere and South Hemisphere

11/11

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Why is the world's weather changing?

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Q1.What three things does the atmosphere do? (Choose 3)

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Q2.During the period of Pleistocene, was the climate warmer or colder than it is now?

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Q3.During the Mesozoic Era, was the climate warmer or colder than it is now?

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Q4.When did dinosaurs live?

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Q5.What is a greenhouse gas?

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Q6.Cows release a greenhouse gas after they eat. What is this greenhouse gas called?

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Q7.What is deforestation?

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Q8.What kind of weather can we expect due to climate change?

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Q9.What is a drought?

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Why is the world's weather changing?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What three things does the atmosphere do? (Choose 3)

Select three (3) boxes

1/9

Q2.During the period of Pleistocene, was the climate warmer or colder than it is now?

2/9

Q3.During the Mesozoic Era, was the climate warmer or colder than it is now?

3/9

Q4.When did dinosaurs live?

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Q5.What is a greenhouse gas?

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Q6.Cows release a greenhouse gas after they eat. What is this greenhouse gas called?

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Q7.What is deforestation?

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Q8.What kind of weather can we expect due to climate change?

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Q9.What is a drought?

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This was the final lesson in the unit Water, Weather and Climate.

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