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Climates in Different Regions

Climates in Different Regions

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Author: Mayra Rios
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CCSS: Next Generation State Standards

  • Grade: Third Grade

Standard: ES ES2.D: Weather and Climate

Students who demonstrate understanding can:

3-ES S2-2. Obtain and combine information to describe climates in the different regions of the world. 

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Tutorial

Climate Zones of the World

Please watch this video to learn about the three climate zones of the world.

Source: makemegenius. “Climate Zones of the World for Kids and Affecting Factors.” YouTube, YouTube, 29 May 2015, www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1cUEXmDXgc.

Polar Climate

Source: “Climate Types of the World Poster - Polar Climates Teaching Resource – Teach Starter.” Teach Starter, 28 Mar. 2017, www.teachstarter.com/teaching-resource/climate-types-world-poster-polar-climates/.

Tropical Climate

Source: Allam, Jaye, and Kristian. “Climate Types of the World Poster - Tropical Climates Teaching Resource – Teach Starter.” Teach Starter, 28 Mar. 2017, www.teachstarter.com/teaching-resource/climate-types-world-poster-tropical-climates/.

Temperate OR Continental Climate

Source: “Climate Types of the World Poster - Continental Climates Teaching Resource – Teach Starter.” Teach Starter, 28 Mar. 2017, www.teachstarter.com/teaching-resource/climate-types-world-poster-continental-climates/.

Climate Zone Classification

There are three major climate zones in the wold: tropical, temperate, and polar. These zones can each be divided into smaller zones that have its own typical climate. Please click here to read more about these small climate zones!

Source: " Fact Monster. © 2000–2017 Sandbox Networks, Inc., publishing as Fact Monster. 1 Nov. 2018 .

Independent Assignment

Please work independently to answer the following question. Click on the image below to take you to the question.