TITLE

Fabulous Weather Day

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Candice; Mogil, H. Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Science & Children;Jan2007, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the activities of first graders at Kensington Parkwood Elementary School in Maryland during their Fabulous Weather Day. The students learn how meteorologists collect data about the weather, how they study factors that affect the weather and how they forecast. An in-school field trip was created that serves as a culmination to the weather unit. There are four different activity sessions and these are Sun and Clouds, Water Cycle, Wind and Storms. An overview of the day, descriptions of the four sessions and tips to make a Fabulous Weather Day a success are provided.
ACCESSION #
23581504

 

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