We will review the connection between warm water and winds/precipitation in tropical cyclones, and then students will start watching a video about Hurricane Sandy. If you miss this day, watch Inside the Megastorm (50-minute video).
We will go over the recent map activity (Blizzard of '93) and then finish the video. If you miss this day, watch Inside the Megastorm (50-minute video)
We will wrap up the unit and review for the test. As study guide will be provided or you can print out a copy HERE.
Students will take the test.
Students will make electric motors. See video of the week below.
Question(s) of the week:Warm water provides the "fuel" for tropical storms (we call them hurricanes). Explain this statement.
|Dec. 15-16: Why fewer people die from lightning? (article)|
|Dec. 15-16: All About Sandy|
|Dec. 15-16: Inside the Megastorm (50-minute video)|