Earth- Seasons

Earth in Motion: Seasons– Max is planning to travel.  Learn about the seasons as he prepares for his trip.  This interactive is a good place to start because it explains the seasons as the game progresses.

Seasons Interactive by McGraw Hill– Examine and manipulate the main factors that affect temperature on Earth: orbit, inclination, and rotation.  This interactive shows what it might look like outside so students can see the effect of changing each variable.

Seasons Interactive by SEPUP- Gather data for four cities as the year progresses.  This interactive shows two models: looking down and from the side as Earth revolves around the Sun.  Find out what happens when you change the angle of Earth’s axis to 0.

 

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