Science Olympiad

NOAA supports the Meteorology and Dynamic Planet Events at the 2016 Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad is a national STEM competition dedicated to improving the quality of K-12 science education, increasing interest and engagement in science, and providing recognition for outstanding achievement by students and teachers. Science Olympiad tournaments emphasize teamwork, problem solving, and hands-on learning practices. For more information about Science Olympiad, visit

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NOAA supports the Meteorology and Dynamic Planet events at Science Olympiad. (Science Olympiad. Background image courtesy of Sam Farkas. )

NOAA is committed to providing scientific data, education materials, and other resources for Science Olympiad events. NOAA sponsors the Division B (grades 6-9) Meteorology ;event, which emphasizes current topics in weather and climate sciences. NOAA also supports the Dynamic Planetoffsite link event for Division B and Division C (grades 9-12), focusing on Earth system science. The resources included in this collection are intended to support coaches and students preparing for the 2016 Science Olympiad.