4.6 Weather

The student will investigate and understand how weather conditions and phenomena occur and can be predicted. Key concepts include:
a) weather phenomena;
b) weather measurements and meteorological tools; and
c) use of weather measurements and weather phenomena to make weather predictions.

Research Resources:
EdHeads- Weather
Control A Tornado
Play With Lightening
Make a Snowflake
NASA – Hurricanes
NASA – Hurricane Tracking
Interactive Weather Maker
Stan the Weather Man
Weather Resources
Aim a Hurricane
Hurricane Weather Channel Kids
Weather Quiz
Make your Weather
Make Clouds
Build your own Weather Map

Henrico 21 Lessons:
Storm Chasers
Weather Tool Challenge
Weather Forecasting
Eye on the Storm – Hurricane Preparation & Awareness

Design Briefs:
S1-Weather Card
Build an Anemometer
Build a house that can withstand a tornado
Build a Barometer

Tetrahedron Kites