extreme weather

Daily News Lesson: Recovery may take months even as more help reaches storm-hit Texas

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What do you think federal and local authorities should do in response to an emergency like the storms in Texas? Continue reading

Classroom Resource: Is the recent wave of severe weather across the U.S. a harbinger for climate change?

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Discuss the extreme winter weather this week and how it might be linked to climate change Continue reading

News Roundup: Trump acquitted, but majority votes to convict

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Discuss the impeachment trial and other events from the past week Continue reading

Alabama tornado aftermath, getting help and studying why

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Use this PBS NewsHour lesson plan to learn how Alabama residents are dealing with the aftermath of Sunday’s devastating tornado. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Climate change and the 2017 hurricane season

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, students study the storms which ravaged the southeastern region of the U.S. and the Caribbean during the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season and look at the role climate change plays in extreme weather events. Continue reading

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