Weather

For students of 5th to 5th grade.

Topic:  Weather (WebQuest) 

Grade Level:  5; 6-50 minute class periods

Web Link:  http://www.catawba.k12.nc.us/schoolpages/ballscreek/sweaver/weather/weatherindex.htm

Materials:  Computer lab with internet access
            MS PowerPoint/Photostory
            Weather Terms List
            www.flickr.com

Objectives:  NCSCOS 5th Grade Science-The learner will conduct investigations and use appropriate technology to build an understanding of weather and climate. 

Previous Knowledge:  We have discussed and investigated the water cycle, weather measurement, weather tools and cloud types.  We have also practiced using MS PowerPoint and Photostory to create presentations.