In this set of activities, pupils will learn about different applications of earth observation for monitoring the planet and assessing land surface temperature focusing in urban land cover.
Subjects: Geography, Earth science, Environment, Physics
Age range: 14–16 years old
Type: reading, fieldwork, online research
Complexity: medium to advanced
Lesson time required: 4 hours
Includes the use of Internet, presentation and spreadsheet software, simple surveying equipment