Length: 11 minutes
The city of Norfolk, Virginia, is already experiencing the effects of sea-level rise. Streets that used to flood only occasionally now fill with sea-water every time there's a full-moon. Need to Know reports on how one American city is dealing with a problem that may soon be on all our doorsteps.
To increase awareness of the immediate impacts of climate change.
ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING MATERIALS
Watch >> Need to know: Climate Change at the Doorstep - PBS
TEACHING NOTES / CONTEXT FOR USE
May be used as background information for teaching about the impacts of climate change and sea level rise.
Assessment is at the discretion of the educator and how this video is applied.