Meteorology Resources

7 - Ihor's well-developed workshop page

2 - National Weather Service IWIN Homepage

12 - Current NJ weather and more; climate too - Great site for interactive activities – kids as global scientists project

4 - EPA AIRNOW - ozone monitoring

5 - Lots of great stuff – aviation weather too

3 - Basic meteorology w/ great activities

3 American Meteorological Society – projects

2 - USAToday: lots of resources

6 - Dan’s wild wild weather page

7 - Weather underground

3 - Extensive lessons

13 - Gander Academy resources -Activities with teacher guides – some with real-time components - Allows you to draw  weather maps with a variety of options

1 - Source of current weather

1 - Source of current weather- lots of station data

1 - Source of current weather

1 - Source of current weather - Model activity on weather – portfolio plans

2 - Good resources as well as images

2 - The Weather Channel - Materials for k12 classrooms - More specific educational information and links galore Wide variety of resources - Multitude of thumbnails to choose to get data from – spherical views -  check out /satlinks.html

9 - Good hurricane material and more - World Weather Watch - "Children assume that the weather in their area is the same as everywhere else." - Vast series of weather links rated by graphic content and grade level

8 - Weather glossary w/ visuals for some terms

4 - Automated weather systems

9 - Tornadoes, of course

8 - Glossary

4 - Texas A&M site w/ lots of weather products

14 - Air quality information and lesson plans

3 - Great sets of lessons – a must see

5 - Several links to weather/climate resources

10 - The weather calculator – allows several unit conversions e.g. Celsius to Fahrenheit - Weather channel’s list of educational resources - Current conditions and forecasts - Good references – some elementary level ones - Java applet allowing construction of own map - Weather maps and meteograms - Many well-organized links to weather resources and lesson plans

5 - Many links organized as virtual library - Franklin Institute – lots of resources - Several links – K12 outreach activities in weather and climate

14 - Temperature inversion lesson

9 - Take a virtual field trip to study hurricanes!

11 - Red Cross guides for preparedness for weather emergencies

4 - Weather products and information

14 - EPA Global Warming tutorial - Weather Here and There - A Unit on Weather - Interesting spotlight topics and links to many subjects - Online weather journal - interesting topics available - How the Weather Works from USAToday

6 - Various FAQ's - What causes the weather? - Kids "Tune In" to Weather Curriculum from Education World – Article about 2nd and 3rd graders studying weather and several additional references - The Weather Channel is happy to provide you with practical and fun weather information to help prepare your child for the school day. - Several grade 3-6 references at Kidsclick! - List of classroom activities and lab exercises - Look Up, a program from the Weather Channel for K-4 students, is “…designed to stimulate, heightened awareness and creativity in children through             observation of the sky…” - Grade 2 lesson on temperature: Is it Hot or Cold - Understanding Wind Direction And Making A Wind Vane – grades K-8 - Weather data gathered by students in grade 1 throughout the year - Weather Detective; grades1-4; Students record and describe weather for one week and attempt to predict following week’s weather - Seasons for kindergartners; year-long activity to associate time of year w/ activities they like to do; recording sunrise/sunset practice with clock - What Forces Affect Our Weather? Includes hands-on activities

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