In this set of activities, students will discover the important role Arctic sea ice plays in the Earth’s climate system. The activities are set in the context of the Northwest Passage.
Subjects: Geography, Earth Science, Physics, Chemistry
Age range: 11–14 years old
Type: reading, mathematical modelling, data analysis; discussion
Complexity: medium to high
Lesson time required: 4 hours
Includes the use of: Internet, spreadsheet software
Downloadable: ESA CCI Education Resource Pack_A passage opens.pdf