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  • Name: Human Causes of Climate Change
  • Code: G.4.9.GC2.3
  • Specification Reference: 1.3a
  • Keywords: Industry Transport Energy Carbon Dioxide Methane Farming Humans Greenhouse gases main vent crater, pyroclastic ash cloud
  • Objectives: 1. Understand the reasons why the earth’s climate is warming 2. Explain how human activities (industry, transport, energy, farming) produce greenhouse gases (carbon dioxide, methane) that cause the enhanced greenhouse effect 3. Analyse a graph and use data to explain how greenhouse gases have increased over time
  • Competency: Understand the reasons why the earth’s climate is warming
  • Proficiency: Explain how human activities (industry, transport, energy, farming) produce greenhouse gases (carbon dioxide, methane) that cause the enhanced greenhouse effect
  • Mastery: Analyse a graph and use data to explain how greenhouse gases have increased over time

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