Learning Exercise

Model of atmospheric gasses

This activity introduces students to the atmospheric differences between the three "sister" planets in a graphic and hands-on way. It is one of a few linked activity this site provides on this topic.
Course: earth science

Good brief overview of many of the physical characteristics about the atmosphere. see more



Reading of atmosphere compostion


atmosphere, astronomy

Learning Objectives

Students should understand how gasses comprise different atmospheres surrounding earth and other planets.