The recent extreme weather conditions in the USA have thrown up some fantastic resources on the web and via social media for use in the classroom – like the wonderful temperature map above – courtesy of Grant Tremblay (@astrogrant)
However, some teachers might like to approach this subject from a rather different angle. Why not use one of these image as a lesson starter to get a reaction from the students?
Firstly, this frozen ‘Jeans Scene’ taken by Sarah Schneewind in Minnesota:
Or perhaps this extract from a Sky news bulletin showing what happened to a woman in Iowa who ventured outside with wet hair: