Students use data to create graphs comparing the ozone levels in various US cities, analyze and evaluate trends, and determine how humans have affected air quality and what steps can be done to preserve air quality. Lesson includes vocabulary, background information, activity, online resources and extension.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Troposphere.
To describe images using words using the Visual Literacy strategy.
To emphasize students’ understanding of key words and practice applying the definitions of the vocabulary words to examples and drawings using the Frayer Model.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
Using the Canadian high school students' Lego Man experiment as a case study, students explore weather balloons,observe the grand size of the layers of the atmosphere and space, and are challenged to construct their own scale model depicting the distances between these landmarks.
Leon Teisserenc de Bort used unmanned balloons carrying instruments to discover the troposphere and the stratosphere. He was the first to recognize the different temperature structure of the two layers.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere, and Thermosphere and Beyond. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Quiz with ten multiple choice questions about the Troposphere that reviews the concept and stretches students to learn more!
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Troposphere.