High School / BiologyEnvironmental Science

Weather in a Terrarium

Students use a weather sensor in a terrarium to understand the relationship between the water cycle and energy within a microclimate.

Supports NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas LS4.C and ESS2.C


Student Files

EB17_Weather_in_a_Terrarium_S.docx 1.01 MB
EB17_Weather_in_a_Terrarium_S.pdf 714.29 KB

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Featured Equipment

Wireless Weather Sensor Storage Tray

A simple and effective solution for storing Wireless Weather Sensors.

Weather Sensor with GPS

Wireless Weather Sensor with GPS

This sensor is packed with 19 different measurements, including GPS, that can be monitored live or collected over the long term.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Weather in a Terrarium