Assign this text to deeply engage your students!

Actively Learn provides free ELA, science, and social studies digital content—short stories, primary sources, textbook sections, science articles, novels, videos, and more—and embeds them with standards-aligned assignments to assign immediately or customize for your students.

Whether you’re looking for “The Tell-Tale Heart,” The Hate U Give, “The Gettysburg Address,” or current science articles and simulations, Actively Learn is the free go-to source to help you guide your students' growth in critical thinking all year.

Teaching Nobel award recognizes how economic forces can fight climate change

Nobel award recognizes how economic forces can fight climate change

The United Nations recently released a report that warns climate change will cause environmental crisis by 2040. It warns that we have only about 12 years to keep temperatures below 1.5 degrees Celsius to avoid environmental disaster in our lifetimes. Is there any hope?\n\nOne revolutionary economist has a simple plan that could actually work.\n\n

Andrew J. Hoffman and Ellen Hughes-Cromwick, University of Michigan
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Would putting a price on using carbon help avoid climate disaster?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.3 - Historical Process, RH.8 - Evaluate Argument

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
Assign this text to your students for free!