Is There a Trend in Hurricane Intensity?

This laboratory activity allows a student to explore trends in hurricane intensity, the possible impact of climate change on hurricanes, and understanding uncertainty in trends. This tool can be used as an aid to teach topics such as Data Analysis, Linear Slope,Confidence Interval, Student’s t-distribution, and Standard Deviation in Statistics.

Lesson Plan: Teaching Hazards and Disasters through Climate-related Examples (Sea Level Rise and Flooding due to Melting of Polar Ice)

As a teacher of high school or undergraduate Geography or Earth Sciences you can use this set of computer-based tools when teaching topics such as Hazards and Disasters: Natural and Man-made. This Lesson Plan focuses on sea level rise and associated flooding due to the melting of polar ice caused by climate change.