Effects of Global Warming

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Object Control
  • Intellectual - Observing, Comparing, Cause and Effect
  • Emotional - Engagement
  • Social - Being able to relate to others, importance of saving the earth through observing and practicing energy saving deeds such as not wasting water, switch off appliance when not in need.
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This activity will show children the effects of global warming to the environment.
Skill Level
Advanced
Suitable for
5-6 years old
Estimated time
> 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Tray
  • Water
  • Ice block
  • Bowl
  • Hair dryer
  • Toy plants and animals

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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Turn over the bowl (LAND) and place it in the tray.

Step 3

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Place the block of ice (ARCTIC) beside the bowl.

Step 4

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Position animals on top of the overturned bowl and block of ice.

Step 5

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Pour the water (SEA) into the tray.

Step 6

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Use the hairdryer (SUN) to melt the block of ice.

Step 7

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Observe what happens to the LAND, SEA and ARCTIC.

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What can we do to prevent global warming?

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