Gr. 9; Gr. 10; Gr. 11; Gr. 12; Gr. Secondary
Activities and Labs
Environmental science--Experiments; Ecology--Experiments; Atmospheric physics--Experiments;
- Students will become familiar with the four main types of clouds: stratus, cirrus, cumulus, and cumulonimbus and their characteristics
- Students will learn the weather map symbols for cloudy, clear or no clouds, and partly cloudy.
National Science Standards: All students should develop an understanding of: properties of earth materials, and changes in earth and sky.
Department of Earth Science
STORM Project - Science Center for Teaching, Outreach, and Research on Meteorology
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STORM Project, "Clouds Over Your Head" (2007). Open Educational Resources. 23.