Global Ocean and Atmospheric Circulation: Evaluating Models

Unit 9: Weather
Lesson 6 of 7

Objective: Students will be able to explain how the rotation and uneven heating of the earth cause patterns of oceanic and atmospheric circulation.

Big Idea: Students evaluate the effectiveness of a model to represent global ocean and wind currents. Students combine information they gain from videos, demonstrations, and articles in order to find evidence to support their claim.

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