Science Worksheets and Study Guides Seventh Grade. Climate

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Missouri Standards

MO.5. Processes and Interactions of the Earth's Systems (Geosphere, Atmosphere, and Hydrosphere)
5.2. Earth's systems (Geosphere, atmosphere, and hydrosphere) interact with one another as they undergo change by common processes
5.2.F. Climate is a description of average weather conditions in a given area due to the transfer of energy and matter through Earth's systems
5.2.F.a. Scope and Sequence - Weather and Climate: Explain how the differences in surface temperature, due to the different heating and cooling rates of water and soil, affect the temperature and movement of the air above
5.2.F.d. Scope and Sequence - Weather and Climate: Identify factors that affect weather patterns in a particular region (e.g., proximity to large bodies of water, latitude, altitude, prevailing wind currents, amount of solar radiation, location with respect to mountain ranges)
5.2.F.g. Scope and Sequence - Weather and Climate: Differentiate between weather and climate
5.2.F.h. Scope and Sequence - Weather and Climate: Identify factors that affect climate (e.g., latitude, altitude, prevailing wind currents, amount of solar radiation)