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No study of Maine weather would be complete without analysis of the year of 1816 - the year with no summer in an area from western Pennsylvania and New York, up through Quebec and across to Maine and the Canadian maritimes. In this five-unit lesson, students will investigate the causes and effects of the Fabled Maine Winter by exploring a variety of data sources. They will locate, graph, and analyze ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Lesson plan, Module / Unit
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Physical geography, Mathematics
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards, Other: Read
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There are several factors that influence the climate or prevailing weather conditions for any given location on Earth. The most important factor is the latitude of the location because that affects the amount of solar radiation received throughout the year. Other factors include its distance from a body of water (its moisture source), elevation and local topography. In this 6 to 10 day unit plan, ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Lesson plan, Module / Unit
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Physical geography, Mathematics
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards, Other: Read
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This lesson will provide students with the opportunity to use NASA satellite data to compare and contrast water vapor (precipitable water) data with precipitation over the United States (Jan 1994 ? Jun 2005). Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Lesson plan, Module / Unit
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Hydrology, Technology
 
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The Live Access Server (LAS) is a highly configurable Web server designed to provide flexible access to geo-referenced scientific data. The Live Access Server provide visualization and subsetting of multi-dimensional scientific data for Web users. LAS enables the Web user to visualize data with on-the-fly graphics, request and download custom subsets of variables in a choice of file formats, and compare ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Lab activity, Module / Unit, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Visualization - scientific, Government portal, Remotely sensed dataset, Software
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Environmental science
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
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