Author: Suze

Weather Systems and Patterns

The NOAA website for education resources has tons of lessons, activities and animations to supplement the teaching of weather and climate at multiple school levels. http://www.education.noaa.gov/Weather_and_Atmosphere/Weather_Systems_and_Patterns.html

The Last Days of Shishmaref

This website is the home of a documentary film made about the relocation of Shishmaref.  It is a great way to have an Alaska specific introduction to the global issue of climate refugees.  The education section has resource guides for…

Snow and Ice Data Center

The National Snow and Ice Data Center has an extensive website with many features to explore everything about snow and ice.  They have great data on sea ice coverage and maps to illustrate the rapid changes occurring.  The site is…

Demonstration Activities for Volcanoes

Demonstrations are such great tools in the classroom.  A huge commitment for the teacher in time and resources but the resulting engagement of students can make up for that effort. http://orgs.up.edu/totle/index.php?q=node/409 The link above is to a lesson plan on…