World Climates

Next Generation Standards

3-ESS2-2 - Obtain and combine information to describe climates in different regions of the world.

Massachusetts Standards

3-ESS2-2 - Obtain and summarize information about the climate of different regions of the world to illustrate that typical weather conditions over a year vary by region.

Clarification Statement - Examples of information can include climate data (average temperature, average precipitation, average wind speed) or comparative descriptions of seasonal weather for different regions.

Assessment Boundary - An understanding of climate change is not expected in state assessment.

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Additional Resources

3-ESS2-2 - World Climates