Atmospheric Pressure & Winds: Links for Teachers

Atmospheric Processes: Convection

In this two-part activity, students will study convective currents in water and observe the air as a fluid.
http://www.ucar.edu/learn/1_1_2_7t.htm

Features: Hands-on Investigation, Lesson Ideas 

Getting Around the Coriolis Force

Teachers can enhance their understanding of the Coriolis effect without getting into overly detailed physics.
http://www.physics.ohio-state.edu/~dvandom/Edu/newcor.html

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