Unit 2: Atmosphere & Weather tutorial page

Structure and Composition

Structure and Composition lecture video (20 min)

 

High and Low Pressure  (Thanks ID for sharing this link!)

 

Air Masses and Fronts

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La Nina/El Nino & Air Masses and Fronts by EIU– I really like how this site has pictures of weather maps alongside pictures explaining how different air masses form each kind of front.  Scroll down to see this.

 

 

Coriolis Effect

Coriolis effect on atmospheric circulation.

 

Why does wind get deflected RIGHT in the Northern hemisphere and storms spin COUNTER-CLOCKWISE in the Northern hemisphere?  This video explains why.

 

 

Family STEAM Night

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Family STEAM Night

(Science Technology Engineering Art Math)

Thursday, May 11, 2017

5:00-6:30 pm

Math Games!  Estimation Station!  Drumming!

Science Experiments!  Wood-Shop!  Building Activities!

Line Dancing!  Raffles!  Refreshments and More…

 

Social Studies Project: Amazon Rain Forest Animals

First 2 pages due this Wed. Students created therubric which is linked on our class website ComeLearnMore.com (go to course- 2016 SocialStudies- and the link to rubric is in red). This is a direct link
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SrRN-ACX7DJhghZHfUmT9OI5Cg6Ab0jqQnsD6htBZ7g/edit?usp=sharing

There will be a total of 6 pages due; these are the first 2. Students can choose the animal they want to do for each page but they must live in the Amazon rainforest ecosystem.