Free Online Climate Workshops For Elementary and Middle School Students

August 4
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Every Wednesday and Saturday until August 14
Zoom, N/A N/A, United States
by Spring Forward
Free Online Climate Workshops For Elementary and Middle School Students
July 7
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Every Wednesday and Saturday until August 14

Free Online Climate Workshops For Elementary and Middle School Students

Zoom, N/A N/A, United States
by Spring Forward

About

Sign up for free online climate workshops taught by high school students covering a range of topics in an engaging, interactive way with many games, unique activities and time for discussions and questions.


We encourage you to come to all of Spring Forward's free online summer climate workshops but you are welcome to sign up for as many or few workshops that interest you.

The 1 hour workshops run through July and August on Wednesdays from 4PM - 5PM EST and Saturdays from 11AM - 12PM.


July Workshops:

Intro to Climate Change July 7th @4PM: Define climate change, learn about the greenhouse effect with a drawing activity, learn about renewable energy, and finally wrap up with actions you can take.

Climate Policy July 10th @11AM: Reviews common climate policies around the globe, how students can advocate for them, and do a climate policy simulation where students pretend to be legislators.

Health and Climate July 14th @4PM: Pretend to be reporters discussing the Flint Michigan water crisis and an activity on why people with health conditions are disproportionately affected.

Redlining and Climate July 17th @11AM: Basic history of redlining and how it connects to climate change through a news reporter activity and redlining edition game of life.


August Workshops:

Fast Fashion August 4th @4PM: Teaches students about the fast fashion industry through a DIY mask making & trivia activities

The Science Behind Climate Change August 7th @11AM: Learn about climate science through a map activity and conversations about the world around us.

Climate Justice Monopoly August 11th @4PM: Learn about climate justice through playing a unique monopoly game.​

Why There's Resistance To Climate Action August 14th @11AM: Learn about climate psychology and initial cost through conversations and team activities.​


Age Range: 7 years - 13 years

Learn more about the workshops at https://www.springforwardclimate.org/summer-workshops
Learn more about Spring Forward's past events at https://www.springforwardclimate.org/completed-events
Sign up at https://forms.gle/R6FbFZScSgv5XYZ59
Email springforwardclimate@gmail.com with any questions!

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Please note - In light of fast changing resonses to Covid19, events are now often subject to change at a moments notice. Please check events websites for the latest information.

Please note - In light of fast changing resonses to Covid19, events are now often subject to change at a moments notice. Please check events websites for the latest information.