Hurricane Sandy was the deadliest and most destructive hurricane of 2012. It’s also recent enough that most students in New York and New Jersey will have personal recollection of the storm and its effects. Capitalize on this teachable moment and use actual data from Hurricane Sandy to plot latitude and longitude on a hurricane map to trace the path Sandy took.
1 page of background information
34 data points taken every 6 hours from the time when Sandy became a named storm until it was downgraded to a tropical depression, hurricane map
6 analysis questions
complete answer key
screen shots of each individual data point being graphed