This Changes Everything – Climate Change Versus Capitalism

A unit for year 9 and 10 students made up of 10 lesson plans mapped to the Australian Curriculum

This Changes Everything includes a book by Naomi Klein and film by Avi Lewis. The texts join the dots between climate change, economic systems and the power of community action. It explores the complex relationship between humans and our environment, and in particular how our economic system’s push for continual growth impacts both the environment and quality of life for all people.

You can access the unit and 10 lesson plans for free through Cool Australia ( you will need to create a login) :

Check out the Film trailer