Speak for the Trees
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By the end of this activity, learners will:
- Understand how trees are natural carbon sinks
- Describe the amount of CO2 a typical tree can absorb
- Identify the amount of CO2 emissions caused by our daily energy usage
- Grades 7 - 12
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Length of Activity
2 - 3.5 hours
- Plug in energy meter or circuit level energy metering technology
- Energy Calculator
- Comparing GHGs to Trees Background Information