Student Activities in Meteorology II

Information for Teachers

This document contains the following information:

  • Acknowledgements
  • Letter to Colleagues in Science and Teachers
  • National Science Education Content Standards
  • Website Addresses
  • Answer Key

Student Activities

All SAM-II activities are well-suited for small group instruction, individual student work, and independent study. We hope that you find these activities flexible enough to adapt to your teaching and classroom style.

Activity No. 1 - Anatomy of Clouds

Activity No. 2 - Forecasting Severe Weather: ForecastersUse GPS to Observe a Hurricane

Activity No. 3 - Disappearing Ozone

Activity No. 4 - Forecasting Tornados: Forecasters Use Temperature, Dewpoint, and Air Pressure

Activity No. 5 - El Niño and La Niña

Activity No. 6 - Greenhouse Effect - Too Much, Too Little, or Just Right?


SAM-II complete (~31MB)


Hilary Peddicord