Earth's Atmosphere. Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines.
Washington State K–12 Learning Education Standards and Guidelines. The Earth is unique in our solar system because it has an atmosphere that can support life. By comparison, Venus has an atmosphere that is high in ammonia and other caustic gases; it is so dense that it would crush a human. On the other hand, Mars has no atmosphere at all. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines
WA.MS-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
MS-ESS2. Earth’s Systems
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
MS-ESS2-6. Develop and use a model to describe how unequal heating and rotation of the Earth cause patterns of atmospheric and oceanic circulation that determine regional climates.
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