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What makes cities hot? An urban heat island activity

Explore how differences in surfaces can cause temperature differences on the rnground and in the air, and why

Grade Level: Upper Elementary (3-5)
Curriculum Topic Benchmarks: M4.2.3, M6.2.2, M6.2.5, M6.2.8, S1.2.1, S1.2.6, S14.2.1, S15.2.4, S15.2.5
Subject Keywords: environment, Hands-on, Measurement, Urban Heat Island, thermometer, heat

Author(s): Anna Scott
PUMAS ID: 08_03_15_1
Date Received: 2015-08-03
Date Revised: 2017-06-08
Date Accepted: 2015-11-20

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