An Example Study on Global Warming Education with Cartoons in Social Studies Lessons


MARMARA GEOGRAPHICAL REVIEW, sa.35, ss.87-94, 2017 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.87-94


There are several reasons for the emergence of global warming is. An account of it is not possible to completely eliminate the problems that occurring. However; from the hands to the extent that each individual part on this issue if you can at least slow down global warming can contribute to. In this case, be given training to students in this area is gaining more and more importance. This study aims to gained awareness and knowledge about global warming with comic cartoons. The sample consisted of 100 primary school students. To raised students' awareness and knowledge, a presentation is created that is formed cartoons and a cartoon analyze form. The students watched the presentation and they filled out the forms. The data obtained were analyzed by the content analysis. The findings indicated that the majority of the students had increased level of awareness and knowledge about global warming.