The Spinning Earth
Assigned: February 23, 2016
Due date: February 25, 2016
LT: Identify evidence of how the rotation of the Earth deflects surface winds - which creates global wind patterns.
Use the rubric to create a notebook entry for the event.
If you missed the activity, watch the YouTube segments - we recreated the merry-go-round
situation in class so if you feature what happens on the merry-go-round when you
throw a ball you will cover 1/2 of the concepts.
You'll need to refer to the book to get additional information on the global wind patterns referred to in