Investigating the Relationship between Latitude and Temperature
Jean McGivney-Burelle, Raymond McGivney, Katherine McGivney
October 2008, Volume 102, Issue 3, Page 172
An engaging, data-gathering activity that allows students to explore relationships between latitude and average monthly temperatures of cities in the Western Hemisphere. Technology, data gathering, data representation, modeling, scatter plots, and predicting are incorporated.
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Problem Solving / Problem Posing