Effects on Global Warming

by Hashemian Gholami, Zohreh Francisco

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This activity will show children the effects of global warming to the environment.

Skill Level: Advanced

Suitable For:  5 - 6 years old

Estimated Time: > 30 mins

Environment: Indoors

Effects on Global Warming

Learning Framework

  • Physical - Object Control

  • Intellectual - Observing, Comparing, Cause and Effect

  • Emotional - Engagement

  • Social - Being able to relate to others, importance of saving the earth through observing and practicing energy saving deeds such as not wasting water, switch off appliance when not in need.

Materials

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Step 1

Turn over the bowl (LAND) and place it in the tray.

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Step 3

Position animals on top of the overturned bowl and block of ice.

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Step 5

Use the hairdryer (SUN) to melt the block of ice.

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  • Tray

  • Water

  • Ice block

  • Bowl

  • Hair dryer

  • Toy plants and animals

Step 2

Place the block of ice (ARCTIC) beside the bowl.

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Step 4

Pour the water (SEA) into the tray.

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Step 6

Observe what happens to the LAND, SEA and ARCTIC.

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