Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!

Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
Weather: Hurricane Sandy-Station Models-Forecasting. ONE OF A KIND!
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PROCEEDS BENEFIT "REACH INC."-EMPOWERING ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES
http://www.reachinc.org
-Southern Science Specialists - Chapel Hill, North Carolina-

Advanced pedagogical LAB on weather forecasting loaded with PROFESSIONAL maps and dynamic skill development methods in science, the scientific method, and meteorology.

Commended by National Hurricane Center (NHC) and the National Weather Service (NWS).

*****DETAILED SURFACE WEATHER MAPS and STATION MODEL breakdown. Incorporation of air temperature, dewpoint temperature, wind speed, wind direction, cloudiness, air pressure, and precipitation. Overall weather summaries also included.

COME MEET HURRICANE SANDY UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL!

Applicable to MULTIPLE GRADE levels yet incorporates real technique and skill.

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Content includes the following:

General overview on the relevance of upper atmospheric features (500 millibar maps) that drive the motion and strength of tropical systems. Focuses on meteorology terminology and depth of content using both detailed descriptions and images.

Sea level pressure analysis covering 4 days in sequence with close up analysis on Atlantic City, New Jersey, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Snowshoe, West Virginia.

Follow up knowledge check questions and skill prompts on sea level pressure with leveled depth of knowledge application and performance measures. Surface weather maps and graphical depictions provided.

Surface wind analysis covering 4 days in sequence with close up analysis on New York City, New York, Washington D.C., and Cape Hatteras, North Carolina.

Follow up knowledge check questions and skill prompts on surface wind features with leveled depth of knowledge application and performance measures. Various weather maps and colorful graphical depictions provided.

Upper air analysis covering 4 days in sequence across the eastern half of the United States.

Follow up knowledge check questions and skill prompts on 500 millibar maps with leveled depth of knowledge application and performance measures. Various weather maps and colorful graphical depictions provided.

Hurricane Sandy impacts relative to storm surge, beach erosion, damaging winds, snowfall, and torrential rainfall.

BONUS extension questions addressing satellite images, Doppler radar, and hurricane tracking maps focusing on storm evolution.

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This activity allows YOU to CHOOSE to difficulty and pedagogical strategy. May be used across many grades and with students of widely varied ability and past performance levels.

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Loaded with COLOR images!

Can be printed entirely or given to students in sections based on their ability and/or your curriculum parameters. You decide.

Fantastic for college prep, advanced, special education, and/or autistic-Asperger’s learners who need differentiated instruction or other non-traditional (direct instruction) pedagogical strategies.

Very special cut and paste, Smartboard, and/or Velcro and laminate activity that challenges many types of learners.

Can be infused easily into curriculum so learners that need an alternative assessment or may struggle with standard activities/labs/assessments have such an engaging option.

Perfect for homeschooling!

A great addition to your meteorology teaching library.

Within the classroom, this activity has been consistently very successful and acclaimed by students in grades 5th – 12th within multiple types of schools - public, private, and charter.

This work has also been shared at workshops, in-services, and conferences.

Great feedback from parents, teachers, administrators, and curriculum field professionals.

Applicable to many state science assessments and benchmarks.

Has been applied to state mandated North Carolina end of year tests for science in grades 5 and 8.

Also used by teachers in New York State as a preparation for the Earth Science Grade 9 Regents Exam.

Answer key provided.

Our goal is your satisfaction! If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will promptly assist you. Your feedback is very valuable to us as we strive to produce the highest quality products possible.

Thank you for supporting our endeavor to reach all students respecting multiple levels of academic performance and potential.

*Activity submitted at an educational resource center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina*

Sincerely,

Geo Leo and Meteo Mike
“The Tar Heel Tandem”
“Southern Science Specialists”

REACH INC. THANKS YOU FOR YOUR CHARITABLE SUPPORT benefitting adults with disabilities.
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