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

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

Lesson Plan - Get It!


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?

In this lesson, you will learn about the climate in different parts of the world.

Climate is the weather conditions in an area over a long period of time. How would you describe the climate where you live?

  • Read the information about World Climate on this Easy Science for Kids webpage.
  • Watch World Biomes: An Introduction to Climate from Untamed Science below:


For another perspective on global climate change, visit the Elephango lesson in the right-hand sidebar under Additional Resources.

  • Watch the NASA Connect Climate & Weather video below to review the difference between weather and climate:


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

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