Title: Now You “Sea” Ice, Now You Don’t
Subject/Grade Level: Science/6-12
NGSS or Ca. Science Standards:
Ø PS2.C: Stability and Instability in Physical Systems - Why are some physical systems more stable than others?
Ø LS1.C: Organization for Matter and Energy Flow in Organisms - How do organisms obtain and use the matter and energy they need to live and grow?
Ø ESS2.D: Weather and Climate - What regulates weather and climate?
Lesson Objective(s) or Focus Question(s):
Ø How can data be represented graphically?
Ø How can multiple sources of evidence be used to explain ecosystem-level changes in the Antarctic Peninsula?
Ø What effects has climate change on the Antarctic Peninsula had on ecosystems?