This is a complete 5E lesson plan that teaches air pressure and fronts and weather predicting. This plan includes an
-engage demo "can crusher" and weather log for tracking daily weather conditions
-an exploration station activity for students to explore pressure, fronts and weather maps.
-explanation notes and instructions for a foldable on fronts
-elaborate for a computer based activity to extend the learning.
-evaluate with weather map based questions with maps included.
This unit aligns to TEKS 8. 10 B identify how global patterns of atmospheric movement influence local weather using weather maps that show high and low pressures and fronts.