1.7 Seasons

1.7 The student will investigate and understand weather and seasonal changes. Key concepts include:
a) changes in temperature, light, and precipitation affect plants and animals, including
humans;
b) there are relationships between daily and seasonal changes; and
c) changes in temperature, light, and precipitation can be observed and recorded over time.

Research Resources:
Sheppard Software – Seasons
Weather Race
Dressing Lecky
FOSS Web – What’s the Weather
Autumn Counting Flip Chart
Decorate Pumpkin Flip Chart
Winter Counting Fun Flip Chart
National Geographic Young Explorers – Fall, Spring, Spring 2, Winter, Trees in Seasons,

Henrico 21 Lessons:
Engineering Through the Seasons

Fall and Winter Dioramas
Winter Wonders
Fall Stories

Design Briefs:
PenguinsinWinter
Snowman