Unit 7 Climates and Water Budgets
Major Topics and Objectives
What happens to the Sun’s Incoming Solar Radiation?
Video Lesson 7A-1 Electromagnetic Spectrum
Video Lesson 7A-2 Insolation and Terrestrial Radiation
Video Lesson 7A-3 Albedo Effect
Video Lesson 7A-4 Specific Heat
Video Lesson 7A-5 Greenhouse Effect
Video Lesson 7A-6 Global Warming
7B. DAILY INSOLATION
When is the hottest time of day?
Video Lesson 7B-1 Daily Insolation
7C. SEASONAL INSOLATION
How is the yearly cycle of insolation like the daily cycle of insolation?
Video Lesson for 7C-1 Worksheet 7C1 Daylight and Seasons
Video Lesson for 7C-2 Worksheet 7C2 Temperatures and Precipitation Around the World
Video Lesson Daylight Savings Time (March 12th, 2023 and November 5th, 2023)
Earth and Sun Seasons Simulator - Seasons Simulator
7D. THE WATER CYCLE AND WATER BUDGETS
How does water cycle and how can we monitor it?
Video Lesson 7D-1 Water Cycle Overview
Video Lesson 7D-2 Water Budget Lesson
Video Lesson 7D-3 Water Budget Data Table Calculations - Full Version
How do are World’s oceans affect climate?
Video Lesson 7E-1 Finding Nemo - East Australian Current scene
Video Lesson 7E-2 Why study Oceanography?
Video Lesson 7E-3 Where is WHOI? Who is WHOI?
Video Lesson 7E-4 The Ocean Conveyor
Video Lesson 7E-5 What is a Gyre?
Video Lesson 7E-6 How Science Works, oceanography, and the JOIDES Resolution
Why do different regions of the World have such variation in long-term weather?
Video Lesson 7F-1 Climate Factors
Video Lesson 7F-2 Köppen Classification for Climates
Video Lesson 7F-3 El Niño and La Niña Explained 8 min
Video Lesson 7F-3a El Niño and La Niña Explained 2 min
Video Lesson 7F-4 Climate Change
Unit 7 Climates and Water Budgets Links:
LAB 7-1 ABSORPTION AND RADIATION BY LAND AND WATER
LAB 7-2 ANGLE OF INSOLATION
LAB 7-4 OCEAN CURRENTS
LAB 7-5 CLIMATES OF THE WORLD