The Global Precipitation Measurement Mission (GPM) Lesson

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Introduce your class to one of the ways that technology is benefiting humanity. The Global Precipitation Measurement Mission involves the data collected by nine satellites from different countries with a united focus on studying world precipitation patterns. Embedded into the slide show is a video explaining the project. Classmates partner in identifying the parts of a satellite and their functions. A tasty concluding activity involves constructing a satellite model by frosting favorite finger foods together such as pretzels and graham crackers! 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Pros

  • PowerPoint and student note-taking guide included 
  • Reading material can be used to address Common Core State Standards in scientific literacy.
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