Looks at wind, caused by the interaction of temperature, pressure and the Earth's rotation, and the Coriolis effect.
This video uses a merry-go-round to explain the Coriolis effect.
Students investigate the relationship between Earth's rotation, convection, the Coriolis Effect, and trade winds. Includes pre and post assessment with answer keys, and student investigation.
Online student guide for Ocean Motion: Lesson 2 "Traveling on a Rotating Sphere".
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Coriolis Effect.
To emphasize students’ understanding of key words and practice applying the definitions of the vocabulary words to examples and drawings using the Frayer Model.
To use context clues to categorize key words according to pre-defined categories using the Signal Words strategy.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
What would happen to gravity and Coriolis Effect if you tried to dig a hole through the center of the Earth.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Coriolis Effect. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Test your understanding of the Coriolis effect with this game. Try to pick the right path for your plane to land on an airplane carrier by keeping the Coriolis effect in mind.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Coriolis Effect.