Build a Barometer

Unit 2: Effects of Heat Energy Transfers on Earth's Atmosphere
Lesson 5 of 14

Objective: SWBAT build a model that measures atmospheric pressure, interpret how this model can be used to determine air pressure, investigate air pressure, track weather using their weather devices, and study atmospheric pressure.

Big Idea: Students explore air pressure by building their own barometer.

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Science, meteorology, Air Pressure, Gas Laws
  85 minutes
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