Mini Lesson

Earth: A System of Systems

Teacher Note

The Earth is a system of interacting parts that work together to form our complex planet; it is made up of five major parts or subsystems: Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, Biosphere, Cryosphere, and Geosphere which are connected to each other in a complex web of processes.

sphere interaction

My NASA Data provides you with a variety of resources, helping you to uncover this concept with your students.

See the following Maps and Data: