Finding the Planetary Boundary Layer

STORM Project


Objective: Students will learn about the presence of the planetary boundary layer within the troposphere. Then using real life data, observe the changing levels of the boundary layer.

National Science Education Standards:

  • Standard A: Science as Inquiry
  • Standard B: Teacher will guide and facilitate a learning environment
  • Standard D: Students will be provided with time, space and resources to conduct their research.
  • Standard E: Science and Technology