You will describe how the Earth’s meteorological systems pose risks of tornadoes for Chicago now and in the future.
Time to Complete
1 to 3 hours
Let’s Get Started
Access the following resources to briefly review some of the meteorological processes and systems you’ve learned about before. Write a paragraph for each topic below, explaining and describing the process. Upload your answers using the button at the bottom of the page.ND-PROTECT-L2-Processes-and-Systems
More information about how tornadoes form can be found at PBS Learning Media.
Based on what you have just learned, what are some of the ways earth’s meteorological systems can threaten Chicago? Why do you believe this? Use the Notes tool to write your answer.
Let’s Get to Work
Let’s Wrap Up
Use the Notes tool to identify one consequence of tornadoes (or another form of severe weather) on Chicago that you would like to learn more about and mitigate.
Be sure to upload all of your completed PDFs before moving on to the next lesson.