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Check Your Local Weather Forecast


All about “Clouds” on Weather WizKids


Reading Guide 17-1

The Atmosphere

Slideshow: Earth’s Atmosphere: Chapter 17-1

Notes: 17-1 Earth’s Atmosphere (to fill in)

Atmosphere Minister Product Descriptor

Water Cycle Mini Poster Product Descriptor

Water Cycle Song (video)

All About Clouds Research (worksheet)


Slideshow: Energy in Earth’s Atmosphere 

Notes: Energy in Earth’s Atmosphere (to fill in)

Watch on Youtube: Bill Nye Light and Optics

Bill Nye: Light and Optics worksheet

Heating and Cooling Earth’s Surface (lab activity hand-out)

Product Descriptor for “Heating and Cooling Earth’s Surface” formal lab report 

 Atmosphere and Heating Review

Air Masses/Fronts/Wind/Storms

Density Demos- Manifest Density

Lab: Density and Pressure (measuring)

Reading Guide 17-2 

Watch on YouTube: “Bill Nye: Storms”

And Fill out the Worksheet:Bill Nye Storms

Storm Projects Descriptor

 Weather Review Packet

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 National Weather Service

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 Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS):

7B: Analyze geoscience data to make the claim that one change to Earth’s surface can

create feedbacks that cause changes to other Earth systems

7D: Use a model to describe how variations in the flow of energy into and out of Earth’s

systems result in a change in climate

7H: Construct an explanation based on evidence for how the availability of natural

resources, occurrences of natural hazards, and changes in climate have influenced human


7J: Analyze geoscience data and the results from global climate models to make an

evidence-based forecast of the current rate of global or regional climate change and

associated future impacts to Earth’s systems


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