The activities and labs described here are aligned with the North Carolina Essential Standards.

Hurricane WebQuest. This webquest takes students through direct instruction, relevance to real world situations, popular culture and a tie-in to North Carolina

Weather & Atmosphere

Hurricane WebQuest. This webquest takes students through direct instruction, relevance to real world situations, popular culture and a tie-in to North Carolina

How High Is It? This activity is a modification of the NASA activity found.  To understand the layers of the atmosphere and how humans interact with each layer, students will read "A Thin Blue Veil", construct a scale model o f the atmosphere and choose a NASA vehicle to research.  This activity includes references to my work experience at AeroVironment.