Climates Around the World

Contributor: Ashley Rose. Lesson ID: 10123

You've just won a trip to anywhere in the world! What kind of weather would you like to experience on your trip? In this lesson, you will research and learn about different climates around the world!


Earth Science

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personality style
Grade Level
Intermediate (3-5)
Lesson Type
Quick Query

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Pretend you could travel anywhere in the world.

  • Where would you go?
  • What would you pack in your suitcase?
  • If you were traveling to Africa, would you pack the same clothes as you would if you were going to the North Pole?

If you were traveling to Africa, you would pack clothes for warm weather. If you were traveling to the North Pole, you would pack clothes to help keep you warm.

This is because Africa and the North Pole have different climates!

Climate is the weather conditions in an area over a long period.

  • How would you describe the climate where you live?

Read about the World Climate before watching the video below.

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  • What is the difference between climate and weather?

Watch this next video to find out!

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Get ready to research different world areas in the Got It? section.

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