This presentation focuses on the following essential question, “In what ways does air circulate in our atmosphere?“
The following topics are highlighted throughout the presentation: atmospheric circulation, Earth’s atmosphere, solar energy input, uneven heating, convection currents, global wind belts, winds at the equator, trade winds, westerlies, polar easterlies, jet streams, weather patterns, influence on climate zones, etc.
The presentation is estimated to take approximately 25 minutes of class time. Guided notes are included for students to fill in while listening to and following along with the presentation. Questions and answers are included throughout the presentation to gauge student’s level of comprehension.
Grade Levels: 6th – 12th
Total Pages: 50
Teaching Duration: 25 Minutes
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