Air Quality Module

In this storybook, the GLOBE Kids investigate colors in the sky and learn how air pollution affects sky color and our health. Learning activities engage students in describing sky color and conditions in the atmosphere, creating a model to learn how sky color and visibility are affected by aerosols, using prisms to explore properties of light and colors, and collecting aerosol samples.

Storybook: What’s Up in the Atmosphere? Exploring Colors of the Sky

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Why (Not) So Blue?
Sky Observers
See the Light
Up in the Air
Coloring Page A
Coloring Page B


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