Tour Through the Solar System

Lesson 3: The Greenhouse Effect

Nearly everyone has heard about the Greenhouse Effect but was is it really? Lesson 3, The Greenhouse Effect, provides information on what the Greenhouse effect is, uses activities to demonstrate how it changes Earth's climate and reveals that Earth is not the only planet in the Solar System that experiences the Greenhouse effect.

All files for this lesson are contained in a compressed file. Click or select "save link as" on the link below and a compressed file called will download to you computer. Your computer may uncompress the file automatically or it may require you to open it, which will serve to uncompress the file. When using WinZip be sure to select all files then select "extract" to uncompress the files. After the file is uncompressed you will have a directory called Lesson_03 and within that directory two subdirectories called teacher_files and student_files.

Lesson 3 files