Talking to Your Kids About Climate Change

Climate change is a hot topic, and your kids probably have questions about it. But it’s not exactly the easiest issue to explain. Use these ideas from Nat Geo Kids to help you empower your children to understand not only what climate change is all about—but also what they can do to help.

Got 30 Minutes?

Your kids probably have something to say about climate change, so help their voices be heard. Watch some videos to spark ideas, then use these letter-writing tips to show them how to craft compelling letters asking for support from politicians and other leaders.

Got More Time?
Want to get the entire neighborhood involved? Work with your kids to start a petition. Get them ready to present their case to others by helping them research the topic and practice public speaking.