Hemisphere Teacher Resources
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Geography and Early Peoples of the Western Hemisphere
5th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians discover the early people of the western hemisphere. The unit explores how the land changed, how it was used and homes of early Americans such as Incas, Mayans, Inuits, Aztecs, and Pueblos. Individuals also examine these...
The Truth About Toilet Swirl - Southern Hemisphere
8 mins 9th - 12th
Which way does your toilet water flow? A lesson in the Verisatium playlist explores the Coriolis Effect by examining the flow of water in both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. The team designs an experiment to control for all...
Lesson 3: Hemispheres, Continents, and Oceans: The Big Picture!
4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Using Styrofoam balls and mini pumpkins, your learners will have the opportunity for a real hands-on experience in understanding the earth's hemispheres and major points, such as the equator, prime meridian, and International Date Line....
Polar Detectives: Using Ice Core Data to Decode Past Climate Mysteries
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How does examining an ice core tell us about weather? Learners set up and explore fake ice cores made of sugar, salt, and ash to represent historical snowfall and volcanic eruptions. From their setups, scholars determine what caused the...
Why Do Hurricanes Go Counterclockwise in the Northern Hemisphere?
6th - 12th
Test your class' coordination as they model the Coriolis Effect. Forming a large circle, learners move to the right as they try to toss a ball to the person across from them. The movement of the circle represents the rotation of the...