In this section you can find resouces, lesson plans, video about climate change and its conseguences, such as global warming, glaciers melting, extreme events, biodiversity loss..
1. Earth Climate
Weather and climate
LESSON: monitoring weather and climate
- Learn how weather predictions are made, and the importance of data collection
Understand how to detect inputs from sensors
Learn how to process data received from sensors
Be part of a larger effort to gain a holistic understanding of global environmental issues
Understand the difference between weather and climate
Earth Science, Physics
Activity1 (1 h): weather and climateThe weather is important to our daily lives, so let’s see how it works.
Read this article and watch this video
Activity2 (3 h): make your own weather station
We built our weather station using the kit Pce fws 20 (PCE ITALIA)
Students were asked to examine the sensors and we had lessons about the rain gauge, the wind vane. the anemometer, the ambient temperature and the relative humidity of the air sensor, the barometric pressure sensor.