As a teacher of undergraduate Statistics you can use this set of computer-based tools when teaching topics such as finding the correlation between different variables in a data set. As a teacher of undergraduate Geography or Earth Sciences, you can use this teaching toolkit to teach topics such as relationships between SOI, precipitation, agricultural yields; and the effect of ENSO on the tropical atmosphere.

About 

Discipline Statistics, Geography, Earth Sciences
Grade Level Undergraduate
Topic(s) in Discipline Statistics: Correlation Statistics,Data Analysis

Geography and Earth Sciences: Relationships between SOI, precipitation, river discharge, agricultural yields; River discharge

The effect of ENSO on the tropical atmosphere and Agriculture

Location Global
Access Online and Offline
Languages English
Climate Topic Climate and the Hydrosphere, Climate and the Anthroposphere

Resources

1. Video lectures for introduction to Correlation Statistics, introduction to ENSO
2. A Classroom/lab activity for plotting and analyzing the data for Sea Surface Temperature (SST)
3. Reading to understand the topic more
4. Additional Resources

Contents
1. A micro-lecture (video format)

“El Nino – What is it?” by Met Office

“El Nino Southern Oscillation” by Prof. Raghu Murtugudde, developed for TROP ICSU

“Association Analysis: Correlation Analysis” by Coursera

2. A Classroom/lab activity Lab: Agricultural Consequences of the El Niño – Southern Oscillation Phenomenon

by http://eesc.columbia.edu

3. Reading  What is El Nino? by Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
4. Additional Resources Visualization by GeoScience Animations

More Data Sources at: ftp://ftp.bom.gov.au/anon/home/ncc/www/sco/soi/soiplaintext.html

Video

“El Niño Precipitation Anomaly” by Hyperwall Visuals, NASA

Credits/Copyrights

1. A micro-lecture (video format)

“El Nino – What is it?” by Met Office

Raghu Murtugudde: University of Maryland. Video lecture developed for TROP ICSU by Science Media Center at IISER Pune, India

“Association Analysis: Correlation Analysis” by Coursera

2. Classroom/lab activity http://eesc.columbia.edu
3. Reading Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
4. Additional Resources GeoScience Animations

Data Source

5. Images  NASA Space Place

 

 

 

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