ae.07 Climate change and the European Alps
- Statement of inquiry
- Scientific and technical innovators need to understand how power affects the processes that occur within systems.
- Factual questions [Remembering facts and topics]
- What are the impacts of climate change upon alpine glaciers focused Switzerland.
- Aims of this lesson
- To develop your knowledge and understanding of climate change and its impact upon glacial systems in Switzerland.
Base knowledge and understanding
BBC News - Climate change threatens 'most Alps glaciers' [7 December 2020]
Note making frame
Monthly global mean temperature 1851 to 2020
Figure 1 [Questions 1 + 2]Temperature-deviations-from-the-1961-1990-mean-in-Switzerland
Figure 2 [Questions 2 +4]
Figure 3 [Questions 5 + 6]
swissinfo.ch - How climate change affects Switzerland [6 August 2019]
Figure 4 and 5 [Question 7]
Figure 6 [Question 8 + 9]
Figure 7 [Question 9]
Figure 8 [Question 9]
Figure 9 [Question 10]
Figure 10 [Question 11]
swissinfo.ch - Glaciers and the changing landscape in the Alps [26 August 2019]