Meteorology: Weather and Climate. Hot, Cold, and Everything in between!. Standard and Essential Question. S6E2c . Relate the tilt of the earth to the distribution of sunlight throughout the year and its effect on climate. .
Hot, Cold, and Everything in between!
How does the tilt of the earth affect the seasons and Earth’s climate?
Earth’s atmosphere is a mixture of gases that distributes heat and enables life to exist on Earth
Why does Air Move ?
What is the Corliolis effect ?
What are global winds ?
What are local winds ? Describe the formation of land and sea breezes
Sea Breeze/Land Breeze Animation
S6E4. Students will understand how the distribution of land and oceans affects climate and weather.
a. Demonstrate that land and water absorb and lose heat at different rates and explain the resulting effects on weather patterns
How does an ocean affect the weather and climate of adjacent land?
Heat and Weather Patterns
1. What are the definitions of weather and climate?
2. What is a sea breeze?
3. What is a land breeze
4. What are air masses