Atmosphere Unit

  • Textbook:  Pearson - Earth Science
     
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    NOTE - We will cover the material from the textbook in the following order
     
    Earth's Atmosphere, Air Pressure & Wind (Sections):
    • 17.1 - Atmosphere Characteristics
    • Overview of 17.2 - Heating the Atmosphere
    • 19.1 - Understanding Air Pressure
    • 19.2 - Pressure Centers & Winds
    • 19.3 - Regional Winds
    • Overview of 20.3 - Severe Storms (Hurricanes)

    Climate & Interactions with the Atmosphere (Sections):

    • 21.1 - Climate
    • 21.2 - World Climates (overview)
    • 17.1 - Air Pollution - Primary & Secondary
    • 21.3 - Climate Changes

Atmosphere Notebook


  • Pgs 
         Titles
     
    1          Unit Vocab 
    2          Finding the % of Oxygen in the Atmosphere
    3          Heating of the Earth Notes (notebook paper)
    4          Heating of the Earth WS / Air Pressure Lab (on back)
    5          Convection Currents & Global Winds Station WS (back
    6          Outline Section 19.1 (Air Pressure and Wind)
    7          Global Winds Diagram with Questions on back
    8          Graphing the Atmosphere
    9          Earth's Atmosphere, Air Pressure & Wind Study Guide
    10        Hurricane Activity (1/2 page)
    11        Exploring Temperatures in Different U.S. Citites
    12        Climate Notes WS
    13        Climate Activity WS
    14        Natural Causes of Climate Change Notes and on back History of Recent Ice Ages - Article
    15        Currents and Climate of Pangaea Activity
    16        Climate Change Argument
    17        What's Happening to Rainforests? (ACAD only)
    18        Interactions with the Atmosphere Notes (Climate Change & Ozone Depletion)
    19        The Future of Energy
    20        Climate & Interactions with the Atmosphere Study Guide

Unit Vocab List

Earth's Atmosphere, Air Pressure & Wind

Climate & Interactions with the Atmosphere

Unit Review and Study Guides