Content Areas:Climate, satellites, scientific methods, storms, technology, weather
Suggestions for Interdisciplinary Study:
Research and/or create kinetic sculpture
Read "The Wizard of Oz"
Translate the tornado jargon
Tornado stories and fables
Speed calculations or comparisons
Plotting map positions of storms
Graphing or working with tornado statistics
Storm damage and economic impact
Risk vs. benefit analysis of early warning systems
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