Air masses greatly influence the the weather in a location.
A video on what air masses are, and the types that affect the United Kingdom in Europe. Courtesy of TheMetOffice.
Reviews the formation of air masses and how they influence weather
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Air Masses.
To distinguish between general academic words and words that are specific to science using Academic vs. Content Vocabulary.
To describe images using words using the Visual Literacy strategy.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Jet streams form where two air masses with very different characteristics meet. Jet streams can influence the weather where they flow.
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A collection of links to learn how storms and fronts work.
Introduces air masses, where they originate from, and how they are modified
The types of air masses formed on Earth are determined by their source region. See more information about the different types of air masses at this link.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Air Masses.