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AOS Investigation Kit
Understanding Earth's Atmosphere and Ocean: AOS Investigation Kit
This all-inclusive educational kit provides 10 investigations including more than 25 activities that explore basic topics in meteorology and oceanography, detailed below. Completing these inquiry-based investigations allow you to observe properties of the ocean and atmosphere first hand. They can be used as a supplement to any of the AMS courses or alone as a classroom aid or study tool.
Lesson 1: Air Pressure Systems
Kit Materials: The Hand-Twist Model & Podcast
"The Hand Twist Model: High and Low Pressure Systems"