Microclimates of Our School

Learners read the story "Weslandia" by Paul Fleischman, define the term microclimate, gather and record data in various places on school grounds to establish the presence of difference microclimates, analyze and compare microclimates, and propose modifications to school microclimates to improve comfort and energy use.

4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 66 Downloads
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Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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Year
1999

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