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New Review Vocabulary Unit 8.2: Travel and Weather
Get familiar with words about travel and weather with several vocabulary activities. After reviewing the terms in the word banks, learners match pictures to the correct words and fill in the blanks to finish sentences.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 25 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Language Focus and Vocabulary Unit 8.1: Sentence Forms, Travel and Weather
Practice a range of skills with a worksheet that covers both grammar and vocabulary. After working with imperative sentences, kids move on to sentences that include forms of going to and will and won't. The second half of the worksheet focuses on weather and travel vocabulary
3rd - 8th Math 27 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Weather in the News
Tornadoes, blizzards, and hurricanes, oh my! For this lesson, meteorology majors compare stories of historical storms written by two or more different sources. As a result, they understand how the media portrays such catastrophes and experience a comparison of various perspectives.
6th - 12th Science 75 Views 131 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Weather Graph Data
Teaching young mathematicians about collecting and analyzing data allows for a variety of fun and engaging activities. Here, children observe the weather every day for a month, recording their observations in the form of a bar graph. When they are done, the class discusses the data they collected, answering questions and comparing the number of days each type of weather was observed.
K - 2nd Math 48 Views 33 Downloads CCSS: Designed
How Does Your Garden Grow? Discovering How Weather Patterns Affect Natural Cycles
Emergent scientists examine the unusually warm winter of 2011-2012 (called the “year without a winter”) and its effect on blossoming times and pollination. Groups engage in a weather information scavenger hunt, compare climate maps, and collect data from the US and Europe.
7th - 12th Language Arts 43 Views 77 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Torrents, Droughts, and Twisters - Oh My!
What is causing the extreme weather happening around the planet? Middle and high schoolers read about climate change as a possible link to such phenomena. Then they form groups to discuss and research one of the types of weather events. They present their findings to the rest of the class and then rank how confident scientists seem to be about the links.
6th - 12th Science 52 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Vocabulary Unit 8.3: Travel and Weather
What should you take with you on a trip? Help kids learn about travel and weather terms with a worksheet that features matching activities, fill-in-the-blanks, and a table of weather terminology.
4th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Predicting Whether the Weather is Good for the Garden
Can your class predict the weather? Show them how they can come close with a lesson about creating weather instruments, including weather vanes, barometers, wind socks, anemometers, and thermometers. Kids research weather patterns and collect weather data for two weeks before deciding when to plant their class garden.
4th Science 5 Views 3 Downloads
Weather Where We Live
Over a span of two weeks or more, mini meteorologists record weather-related measurements. What makes this particular resource different from others covering similar activities are the thorough details for the teacher and printables for the students.
3rd - 5th Science 54 Views 41 Downloads
Seasons on a Farm
Reading The Year at Maple Hill Farm by Alice and Martin Provensen and Kathy Henderson’s And the Good Brown Earth launches this exploration of the growing cycle and the seasonal changes in a garden. Groups create month collages illustrating what happens in a garden each season.
K - 2nd Language Arts 36 Views 140 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Weather and Climate Data Exploration
Access local temperature data online, graph averages, and critique it. Learners listen to a scenario where weather and climate are confused, and then answer questions to differentiate the two. The lesson plan itself is compact, but there is a plentiful amount of information provided to help you address Next Generation Science Standards for earth science.
6th - 12th Science 93 Views 104 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Tracking Hurricane News
Here is a unique twist for your lesson on hurricanes. After examining extreme weather news headlines, your storm chasers view a PowerPoint about hurricanes and then zoom in on Hurricane Irene. They map a timeline of her trek up the East Coast and then use a guide sheet to take notes from some of the weather articles.
7th - 12th Science 29 Views 36 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring Weather Conditions Through Painting
Your advanced class will paint a picture of a particular weather condition. In this painting lesson students describe elements of art in pieces of artwork. They analyze the weather and seasons in the artwork. The students use paper, watercolors, and salt to create a piece of art depicting a specific type of weather or season.
9th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 53 Downloads
2nd Grade - Act. 28: Calendar & Weather Book
Second graders will track the weather patterns throughout the school year. This project spans the school year and takes five minutes per day or less. Measuring, data collection, and predictions are all explored throughout this relevant year-long activity.
2nd Science 5 Views 52 Downloads
Get the Picture - Severe Weather Graphs and Other Visual Representations
Whereas the lesson is an analysis of weather-related data, it can be used in any science class to teach how to review data, graphs, and visual models for pertinent information, and how sometimes these representations help to clarify information.
5th - 9th Science 105 Views 146 Downloads
New Review How Do Tornadoes Form?
Take your students on a storm chasing adventure from the safety of the classroom with this short video on tornadoes. From powerful thunderstorms to swirling twisters, this resource explains the necessary conditions and process involved in the formation of these destructive forces of nature.
4 mins 6th - 12th Science 10 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The United States is a large country with many different climates. Graph and analyze temperature and rainfall data for Sacramento and Washington DC as you teach your class about the characteristics of Mediterranean climates. Discuss the factors contributing to California's unique weather, identifying other regions around the world with similar conditions.
3rd - 5th Science 30 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Observing Monsoon Weather Patterns with TRMM Data
Follow a fabulous slide show on how monsoons form and how satellite technology is being used to observe the phenomena, explaining why they occur. Afterward, visit the TRMM (Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission) website to access actual data and write about current weather patterns.
6th - 8th Science 5 Views 3 Downloads
Operation Weather Station
Young scholars, in groups, build measuring instruments for a class weather station. They collect data using the instruments and actual data from a real weather station. They compare and contrast their data to that collected at a real weather station.
7th - 10th Science 4 Views 69 Downloads