Average Temperature and Monthly Precipitation Maps

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Learn about average monthly temperature and total monthly precipitation in the continental United States for select months from 2017 to 2019. These maps provide students with the opportunity to analyze and interpret temperature and precipitation data to look for patterns as well as extract, organize, and represent the data in tables and graphs.

Support materials include: Background Reading, Teaching Tips, and Discussion Questions. This resource was developed through WGBH’s Bringing the Universe to America’s Classrooms project, in collaboration with NASA.

Grade 3 / Year 4, Grade 4 / Year 5, Grade 5 / Year 6
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