Make a Rain Gauge!

Students construct a rain gauge and measure rainfall. In this rain gauge lesson plan, students make a rain gauge using a plastic cup, pebbles and a laminated measuring gauge. They place their rain gauge outside and record their readings over time on a weather report chart.

4th - 6th Science 4 Views 7 Downloads
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