Lesson Plans – High School

Example lesson plans using the MY NASA DATA microsets from the Data Access page are listed below. All lessons have been reviewed by the MY NASA DATA team (MND Team). Lessons passing additional NASA Earth Science Education Product Review are indicated by “ESE”.

Grades 9 – 12

ID Lesson Plans Grade Level Reviewed By
A Circle the Earth – Explore Surface Types on a Journey around Earth 4 – 12 ESE
23 Coral Bleaching in the Caribbean 5 – 12 ESE
29 Correlation of Variables by Graphing 6 – 10 ESE
D Earth’s Energy Budget – Seasonal Cycles in Net Radiative Flux 6,9 – 12 ESE
I El Nino Lesson 6 – 12 ESE
H Hurricanes As Heat Engines 6 – 12 ESE
32 Is Portland, Oregon Experiencing Global Warming? 6 – 9 ESE
30 The Solstices 6, 9 ESE
19 A Comparison of Land and Water Temperature 7 – 12 ESE
18 Does cloud type affect rainfall? 7-9 ESE
53 March of the Polar Bears: Global Change, Sea Ice, and Wildlife Migration 7 – 12 ESE
64 Evidence of Change Near the Arctic Circle 8 – 12 ESE
25 Ocean Currents and Sea Surface Temperature 8-12 ESE
28 Solar Cell Energy Availability From Around the Country 8 – 12 ESE
69 The Reason for the Seasons 8 – 9 ESE
6 Using MY NASA DATA to Determine Volcanic Activity 8-12 ESE
41 Investigating Factors that Influence Climate 9 – 12 ESE
34 Ocean Impacts of an El Nino Event 9 – 12 ESE
35 Studying Snow and Ice Changes 9 to 12 ESE