We found 305 resources with the concept precipitation
The Water Cycle: Following the Water
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Water that leaves the oceans must eventually return. The animations in the final lesson of the four-part NASA series show the complex path water can take across landforms before returning to the ocean. Approximately one-third of the...
The Water Cycle for Schools: Advanced Ages
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore the water cycle in an interactive diagram of the process. The diagram shows how water is a moving system and constantly changing forms. The resourc includes vocabulary words that pupils click on in order to discover more about...
Climate Change or Climate Variability: Making Sense of U.S. Temperature and Precipitation Data
7th - 12th
Is climate change real or fake news? Scholars use provided temperature and precipitation data to identify whether climate is changing. They consider the effect of changing climate on agriculture and the environment.
Hot, Hotter, Hottest: Extreme Weather's Impact on Our Resources
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How dry is it? It's so dry, the river only runs twice a week! Through an analysis of maps and discussions, pairs learn about droughts across the United States in the ninth of 12 lessons. They then read about, answer questions, analyze...
When It Rains It Pours More Drought and More Heavy Rainfall
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Which is worse — drought or flooding? Neither is helpful to the environment, and both are increasing due to climate change. The 16th lesson in a series of 21 covers the average precipitation trends for two different climates within the...