Meteorology Concepts

Student Composition Book Notes - Meteorology November 13 - 17

Monday: I can list the layers of the atmosphere.

    Layers of the Earth’s Atmosphere Data Table PPT and Drawn to Scale PPT and Wrkst

Tuesday: I can identify how thick the  layers of Earth’s atmosphere are.

    Finish Layers of the Earth’s Atmosphere Data Table PPT and Drawn to Scale PPT and Wrkst

    Start Layers of the Atmosphere Worksheet Front and Back

    Demos - weight of air; pour air; Kleenex in a cup; magic card; balloon in a

                                  cup; balloon weight; boiling water without heat

Wednesday: GARCIA IS GONE
I can identify how the layers of the atmosphere are classified.

            Layers of the Atmosphere Worksheet Front and Back

Thursday: I can identify the three ways that heat is transferred.

       Heat Transfer Foldable and PPT

Friday: REDINGER IS GONE

 Meteorology Quiz 1 : Air Properties/Atmosphere/Heat

 I can determine  the process where heat is trapped in the troposphere and acts like a blanket.  

 Greenhouse Effect Notes

 Energy in the Atmosphere Notes

 Read pages 42 - 45 in text and Illustrate pictures.

 


November 6 - 10

Monday: I can identify key molecules in the air.

    Finish Vocabulary

    Thinkmap

    Solar Energy Video

    Source of Energy Video

    Weather Chanels Wrong? Crash Course Video

Tuesday: I can determine the amount of oxygen in the air.

Bill Nye Wind

    Percent of Oxygen Lab PPT and Worksheet

Wednesday: I can determine if “WET” air is heavier than “DRY” air.

           Air Up There Lab PPT and Worksheet

Thursday: I can identify how most air pollution is produced.

       Pollution PPT and Activity - Warning Posters

      Read textbook pages 20-24.

Friday: I can explain the three properties of air.

 Properties of Air Foldable PPT and Wrkst

 Read textbook pages 25-30.


October 30 - November 3

Monday: GARCIA IS GONE

     I can identify the three things needed to create weather.

     Introduction to Meteorology - What is weather?

     PRE Meteorology Assessment - 42 Questions

                 Destructive Weather – Nat Geo Doc - Write down 6 interesting facts from the video.

Tuesday: I can identify results of the unequal heating of the earth’s surface.

    Finish Destructive Weather – Nat Geo Doc - Write down 6 more interesting facts from the video.

Wednesday: I can identify the power source that drives the weather on earth.

Take Video Quiz - tinyurl.com/MPA2017W

           Thinkmap (If there is time.)

Vocabulary Terms

Thursday: No School - Student Led Conferences

Friday: No School - Teacher Comp Day