Material for climate education in elementary and high school

Videos and TED talks

Roger Hallam speaks at the WorldWeb Forum i Zürich 2020
Roger Hallam, founder of the Extinction Rebellion, speaks in front of more than 1500 leaders and encourages them to show courage and join the actions of civil disobedience.

TED Talk Al Gore “The case for optimism on climate change”
Al Gore gives a fantastic speech on what to do against climate change. I am not sure how viable his scientific ideas are but he really knows how to wake motivation. 

TED Talk Asmeret Asefaw Berhe ” A climate change solution that’s right under our feet”
This Ted Talk is about how the soil absorbs incredible amounts of   CO2. The point is that we need to think out of the box to find solutions.

TED Talk Greta Thunberg “The disarming case to act right now on climate change”
Greta Thunbergs famous speeech.

TED Talk Al Gore “New thinking on the climate crisis”
Al Gores famous  speech from 2008 where he already tried to make people act on climate change.

Roger Hallam Extinction Rebellion
One of founders of Extinction Rebellion explains why they have reached a point where civil disobedience is necessary.

Richard Alley
One of the worlds finest climate researchers explains everything in 25 minuttes.

Ted Talk David Puttnam “The reality of climate change”
A very talented lecturer explains why it is so hard to make people act on the climate crisis.

Teachers for Truth: Portraits of our Planet
This link will take you to 3 short videos made by teachers in Cambridge. They all end with questions for children to think about and explore.