Examine (daytime) surface temperature and solar radiation received at locations found near similar latitudes using NASA Data.
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Learn about the different cloud types and their names. Match cloud photos and names by cloud type and for all types. Evaluate the types of clouds represented in various data displays.
Teachers, these mini lessons/student activities are perfect "warm-up" tasks that can be used as a hook, bellringer, exit slip, etc.
In this activity, we will introduce children to the colors of the sky. Children love to look at clouds. Here we will focus in on the sky in which clouds float. Children will learn why the sky has such a wide range of colors.
The activities in this guide will help students understand variations in environmental parameters by examining connections among different phenomena measured on local, regional and global scales.