Students will use the Internet to learn about how hurricanes form. After discussing how and where hurricanes form, they will gather and record some hurricane data in spreadsheets to make graphs, and then analyze the data. Students will make some predictions about the current hurricane season.

Hurricane Information Resources:

Some Ideas for Collecting Data:


Students will work in pairs to complete a spreadsheet and graph that contains the following:

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