As the climate continues to warm, more and more people are at risk of flooding. This video resource uses New Orleans as an example of how one city is both mitigating and adapting to the risks of flooding. This resource is recommended for teaching.
English Language Arts
Speaking & Listening (K-12)
8.SL.2 Analyze the purpose of information presented in diverse media and formats and evaluate the motives behind its presentation.
ESS3: Earth and Human Activity
6.ESS3.3 Apply scientific principles to design a method for monitoring and minimizing a human impact on the environment.
HS.ESS3.4 Evaluate or refine a technological solution that reduces impacts of human activities on natural systems.
HS.47 Assess the impact of human settlement activities on the environmental and cultural characteristics of specific places and regions.