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Internet Resources about Hurricanes and Teaching About Hurricanes


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This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, includes a variety of educational sites to visit, and a data exercise on hurricanes. Topics covered are: "What ...
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets

Hurricanes 1: The Science of Hurricanes

This lesson is the first of a two-part series on the science of hurricanes and the kinds of technology being used to identify and track them. In this segment, students examine different scientific ...

Hurricanes 2: Tracking Hurricanes

The purpose of this lesson is to examine the role of technology in identifying and tracking hurricanes. It is the second in a two-part series on the science of hurricanes and the kinds of technology ...


This undergraduate meteorology tutorial from Texas A&M University discusses the climatology of hurricanes (where they form, where they go, and their niche in the general circulation) as well as ...

FEMA: Hurricane

This page from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's website provides links to basic information about hurricanes, FEMA's recommendations for mitigating hurricane damage, and FEMA's hurricane ...
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Counting on the Havoc of Hurricanes: Comparing Statistics of Hurricane Floyd to Other Hurricanes

In this lesson from the New York Times Learning Network, students define and classify the various ways in which numbers are used in forecasting and coping with the effects of a hurricane. This is ...
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity

GOES Hurricane Linda

This NASA lithograph presents a GOES satellite image of Hurricane Linda as it approached Baja, California on September 12, 1997. A brief explanation of how hurricanes are formed and a classroom ...
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Activities, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Hurricane Andrew

This poster shows a NASA-NOAA GOES (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite) image of Hurricane Andrew on the front and provides classroom activities for K-4, 5-8, and 9-12 on the back.
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Hurricane Fran

This page displays imagery of Hurricane Fran from the NASA-NOAA Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES). The page is part of the Visualization of Remote Sensing Data website of ...
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Hurricanes: The Greatest Storms on Earth

This site provides general information on hurricanes, including how they form, where and when conditions favorable to hurricane formation exist, how wind speeds are classified, and what conditions ...
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work