Earth's Albedo

Environmental Literacy Framework, ANDRILL

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This engaging activity introduces students to the concept of albedo and how albedo relates to Earth's energy balance.

Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Climate feedbacks, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Climate feedbacks, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Climate sensitivity and feedbacks, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Climatology :Global energy balance
Resource Type: Activities
Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Atmospheric Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Climate Change