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Building greenhouse gases



Students discover which gases are greenhouse gases - and how they affect Earth’s energy budget. Using modelling clay, cable ties and cocktail sticks they will produce models of methane, carbon dioxide, nitrogen, argon and water vapour and explore what makes a greenhouse gas.

The documents below explain how to run the activity and provide all the templates and materials you'll need. 

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Building Greenhouse Gases teacher notes257.5Kb .pdf
Building Greenhouse Gases activity sheet480.1Kb .pdf
Building Greenhouse Gases teacher notes5.2Mb .pptx
Climate Science background briefing224.5Kb .pdf

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