Q3 Week5

TeacherTerri Robertson
Subject AreaScience
Grade Level6th
Week #Q3 Week5
Unit of InstructionWeather and Climate
Standard(s) Taught

SC.6.E.7.3  Describe how global patterns such as the jet stream and ocean currents influence local weather in measurable terms such as temperature, air pressure, wind direction and speed, and humidity and precipitation.

Review of all Weather and Climate Standards for DIA #5

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will: • explain how global patterns such as the jet stream and ocean currents influence local weather in measurable terms, such as:

 air temperature and air pressure

 wind direction and speed

 humidity and precipitation

Classroom Activities

Students will participate in a lab that demonstrates El Nino and La Nino and discuss the role of Trade Winds in atmospheric conditions.

Students will review for the DIA #5

Students will be assessed on Weather and Climate Standards on 2/5-2/7

Assignments Due

Study this week for the DIA #5. 2/5 through 2/7.

Additional Resources

https://scijinks.gov/menu/educators/

https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/ninonina.html