Making Convection Currents

Grade Level: 6 – 9
Activity Summary:

  • Students observe convection in water due to temperature differences and describe the pattern of water movement with words and pictures. Students learn that the same process happens in both the oceans and the atmosphere through class discussion.

Activity Material:
http://www.eo.ucar.edu/educators/ClimateDiscovery/ESS_lesson3_10.19.05.pdf

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s