Science Worksheets and Study Guides Sixth Grade. Earth's Atmosphere

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Connecticut Standards

CT.6.3. Energy in the Earth's Systems: Variations in the amount of the sun's energy hitting the Earth's surface affect daily and seasonal weather patterns. a) Local and regional weather are affected by the amount of solar energy the area receives and proximity to a large body of water.
6.3.1. Compare the composition and structure of the Earth's atmospheric layers.
6.3.9. Examine and explain that global winds are caused by uneven heating of the Earth's surface and the rotation of the Earth.