Use a double bar chart to compare the number of tropical cyclones in different locations.
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Use the Data Literacy Map Cubes to familiarize yourself with and interpret the model.
Students observe monthly images of changing vegetation patterns, looking for seasonal changes occurring throughout 2017.
Students observe seasonal images of Monthly Normalized Difference Vegetation, looking for any changes in vegetation that are occurring throughout the year.
Review this animation showing monthly average wind speed at 10 meters above the ocean surface for our global ocean (meters per second) in 2017-2018. This animation was created using the My NASA Data Earth System Data Explorer. For more information about how to create your own animation, see links at the bottom of this page.
The students will review the NASA Space Place video, "What are Tectonic Plates?", and answer questions about tectonic plates.
Are you interested in accessing NASA data featuring ocean's mean sea level data to create your own model? If so, you don't want to miss this mini lesson where models are easily created using the My NASA Data Earth System Data Explorer's 5-day Mean Sea Level (Sea Surface Height) Anomaly (meters).