These sites are all about hurricanes. Watch videos on how they form and see photos that show a hurricane’s aftermath. Also, learn how to track a hurricane and tips on how to prepare for this dangerous weather. Includes weather maps, hurricane simulations, and lesson plans. There is also a link to eThemes Resource on Natural Disasters: Relief Efforts.
This site from NASA's Classroom of the Future requires students to think through a problem involving the threat of a hurricane. Students are given a scenario, background information about hurricanes, and the methods for solving the problem.
Learn about hurricanes from interactive simulation covering topics such as what are hurricanes, what causes hurricanes, characteristics of hurricanes, effects of hurricanes, and how hurricanes are predicted. Includes create your own simulation, maps, and case studies.
A collection of sites describing natural disasters and various relief efforts. Provides preparation and clean-up tips and how to protect family animals. Includes games and quizzes about natural disasters. eThemes Resources on specific disasters are included.