Students examine traditional Native American weather/climate knowledge. They keep a weather journal and research cloud cover.
23 Views 66 Downloads
- Curriculum Sets
- Assessment Sets
- Activities & Projects
- Unit Modules
- Root Folders
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Climate Educator GuideLesson Planet
Climate change is a hot topic in the news. Class members examine carbon dioxide data to analyze trends of our atmospheric makeup over time. They also discuss climate and climate change, and determine how these changes are affecting life...
6th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
If You Can't Predict the Weather, How Can You Predict the Climate?Lesson Planet
Why is the weather man wrong so often? Young climatologists discover how chaos rules both weather and climate through a math-based activity. Using an iterative equation, the class examines how small day-to-day weather events total up to...
6th - 12th Math
Historical Climate CyclesLesson Planet
What better way to make predictions about future weather and climate patterns than with actual climate data from the past? Young climatologists analyze data from 400,000 to 10,000 years ago to determine if climate has changed over time....
5th - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Tree Rings: Living Records of ClimateLesson Planet
Open with a discussion on weather and climate and then explain how tree rings can provide scientists with information about the earth's past climate. Pupils analyze graphics of simulated tree rings from various US locations for the...
5th - 10th Science
Holt Earth Science 3 Climate Skills WorksheetLesson Planet
Get your scientists thinking critically about climate with this challenging worksheet, which has learners complete 10 analogies using climate terms. They also read a paragraph about monsoons in India and answer interpretation questions....
7th - 9th Science
California's ClimateLesson Planet
The United States is a large country with many different climates. Graph and analyze temperature and rainfall data for Sacramento and Washington DC as you teach your class about the characteristics of Mediterranean climates. Discuss the...
3rd - 5th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Study Jams! Weather & ClimateLesson Planet
Introducing your class to weather concepts is a breeze with this fresh film! It differentiates between weather and climate, describes the factors that affect weather (temperature, air pressure and humidity), and displays Earth's climate...
4 mins 3rd - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
How to Measure a Changing ClimateLesson Planet
Young scientists explore climate change by taking a look at many different disciplines. They hear from scientists who study soil, clouds, ice cores, ocean temperatures, and more. Then, they search public databases to draw their own...
4 mins 6th - 10th Science CCSS: Adaptable