Teacher primer: What is the Anthropocene?

This resource give an introduction to the Anthropocene - the recent time in which humans have become the single most influential species on the planet, ccausing significant global warming and other changes to land, environment, water, organisms and the atmosphere.

The resource is one of a series of PowerPoints, which contain general background information on topics related to climate change and biodiversity loss. These are raw resources that have been designed to be edited and added to and used in a variety of ways, in order to best fit the needs of individual key stages, classes and students.

Key Stages: KS3, KS4, KS5

About this resource

  • Resource type: Teacher primer
  • Theme: Climate Change and biodiversity
  • Curriculum links

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