Weather and Climate (for tablets)
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*****A perfect app for an earth science or integrated science course that is designed to engage students to explore the topic of weather and climate. It is designed to address the needs of all students in the topic.
*****Covers the subtopics of: Temperature Measurement of Temperature Stevenson Screen Six’s Thermometer Calculation of Temperature Daily Average Monthly Average Annual Average Daily Range Rain Measurement of Rainfall Calculation of Rainfall Wind Strength of Wind Wind Direction
Wind Rose Weather Vane Air Pressure (Atmospheric Pressure)
Low Pressure High Pressure Weather Data
Climatic Data and Maps: Tropical; Dry; Temperate; Cold; Polar
Koppen-Geiger Climate Classification System
Major Climatic Types of the Earth: Tropical; Temperate; Polar
How Weather and Climate Affect Us: Clothing; Dwelling; Tourism; Energy
*****Includes: Many practical examples applied to everyday life
Videos and various interactive elements for student explorations
Opportunities for calculating and analyzing various data related to weather and climate
Think!’ questions to encourage critical-thinking
***** Other Key Features: Main Points summary
Test Yourself (summary questions)