Chapter 15 – Section 1 Mini-Project
Textbook (pg. 450-453)
11x17 paper (Your teacher will provide this for you)
Colored pencils, markers and/or crayons
Project: On a piece of 11x17 paper you will be creating your own version of the layers of the atmosphere shown on page 450 of your textbook.
Re-read textbook pages 450-453 and fill in the fact chart
Use the information in your fact chart to draw a picture of the layers of the atmosphere. Use the paper your teacher provided. Your poster should be colorful and neat. You will need to include the following:
Layers of the atmosphere
Height in km of the layers above the Earth
The items found in each layer of the atmosphere.
(You will need to read pages 450-453 in your textbook to find this information)
Fact Chart: Fill in completely!!!
List at least three facts about each layer
Fact Chart completed (30 points)
Each layer of atmosphere labeled (10 points)
Height in Km of the layers above the Earth labeled
Items included for each layer (30 points)
Picture is colorful and neat (20 points)
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