Meteorology Resources

7http://k12science.stevens-tech.edu/weather/ - Ihor's well-developed workshop page

2http://iwin.nws.noaa.gov/iwin/graphicsversion/bigmain.html - National Weather Service IWIN Homepage

12http://climate.rutgers.edu/stateclim/ - Current NJ weather and more; climate too

http://www.onesky.umich.edu - Great site for interactive activities – kids as global scientists project

4http://www.epa.gov/airnow/ - EPA AIRNOW - ozone monitoring

5http://adds.awc-kc.noaa.gov/ - Lots of great stuff – aviation weather too

3http://www.met.fsu.edu/explores/skillmenu.html - Basic meteorology w/ great activities

3http://www.ametsoc.org/AMS/- American Meteorological Society – projects

2http://www.usatoday.com/weather/wteach.htm - USAToday: lots of resources

6http://www.whnt19.com/kidwx/ - Dan’s wild wild weather page

7http://groundhog.sprl.umich.edu/curriculum/ - Weather underground

3http://athena.wednet.edu/curric/weather/index.html - Extensive lessons

13http://www.stemnet.nf.ca/CITE/themes.html - Gander Academy resources

http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/crclm/act/home.rxml -Activities with teacher guides – some with real-time components

http://storm.atmos.uiuc.edu/covis2/visualizer/surface.html - Allows you to draw  weather maps with a variety of options

1http://weather.unisys.com/surface/index.html - Source of current weather

1http://twister.sbs.ohio-state.edu/text/wximages/us/natmap.gif - Source of current weather- lots of station data

1http://taiga.geog.niu.edu/current/surface.gif - Source of current weather

1http://http.rap.ucar.edu/weather/surface.html - Source of current weather

http://www.hellgate.k12.mt.us/tp/lessons/garwea.htm - Model activity on weather – portfolio plans

2http://www.cnn.com/WEATHER/ - Good resources as well as images

2http://www.weather.com/twc/homepage.twc - The Weather Channel

http://www.nwlink.com/~wxdude/ - Materials for k12 classrooms

http://www.weather.com/education/ - More specific educational information and links galore

http://cirrus.sprl.umich.edu/javaweather/IIFs/us_wv.html- Wide variety of resources

http://www.ghcc.msfc.nasa.gov/GOES/ - Multitude of thumbnails to choose to get data from – spherical views -  check out /satlinks.html

9http://www.GoPBI.com/Weather/storm/pbpost/ - Good hurricane material and more

http://youth.net/weather/welcome.html - World Weather Watch - "Children assume that the weather in their area is the same as everywhere else."

http://www.studyweb.com/science/meteor/meteorol.htm - Vast series of weather links rated by graphic content and grade level

8http://www.ns.doe.ca/udo/weat.html - Weather glossary w/ visuals for some terms

4http://aws.com/index2.html - Automated weather systems

9http://www.tornadoproject.com/ - Tornadoes, of course

8http://www.ocs.ou.edu/glossary/glossary.html - Glossary

4http://www.met.tamu.edu/weather.shtml - Texas A&M site w/ lots of weather products

14http://www.tnrcc.state.tx.us/air/monops/lessons/lesson_plans.html - Air quality information and lesson plans

3http://weathereye.kgan.com/index.html - Great sets of lessons – a must see

5http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/USclimate/websites.html/ - Several links to weather/climate resources

10http://nwselp.epcc.edu/elp/wxcalc.html - The weather calculator – allows several unit conversions e.g. Celsius to Fahrenheit

http://www.weather.com/education/lounge/sites.html - Weather channel’s list of educational resources

http://www.wunderground.com/ - Current conditions and forecasts

http://covis1.atmos.uiuc.edu/guide/oldhome.html - Good references – some elementary level ones

http://covis.atmos.uiuc.edu/java/weather1.0/ - Java applet allowing construction of own map

http://weather.unisys.com/ - Weather maps and meteograms

http://nicanor.acu.edu/~armstrongl/geography/wea.html - Many well-organized links to weather resources and lesson plans

5http://www.ugems.psu.edu/~owens/WWW_Virtual_Library/ - Many links organized as virtual library

http://sln.fi.edu/weather/index.html - Franklin Institute – lots of resources

http://www.ucar.edu/ucargen/education/eduk12.html - Several links – K12 outreach activities in weather and climate

14http://www.tnrcc.state.tx.us/air/monops/lessons/templesson.html - Temperature inversion lesson

9http://www.field-guides.com/hurricane/hurr.htm - Take a virtual field trip to study hurricanes!

11http://www.disasterrelief.org/ - Red Cross guides for preparedness for weather emergencies

4http://www.accuweather.com/weatherf/index_corp - Weather products and information

14http://www.epa.gov/globalwarming/ - EPA Global Warming tutorial

http://www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/Edu/RSE/RSEred/WeatherHome.html - Weather Here and There - A Unit on Weather

http://weather.miningco.com/mbody.htm - Interesting spotlight topics and links to many subjects

http://www.weatherwise.org/ - Online weather journal - interesting topics available

http://www.usatoday.com/weather/wworks0.htm - How the Weather Works from USAToday

6http://meteorology.miningco.com/msub8.htm - Various FAQ's

http://weather.tqn.com/library/weekly/aa011199.htm - What causes the weather?

http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr019.shtml - Kids "Tune In" to Weather Curriculum from Education World – Article about 2nd and 3rd graders studying weather and several additional references

http://www.weather.com/schoolday/ - The Weather Channel is happy to provide you with practical and fun weather information to help prepare your child for the school day.

http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/searchkids.pl?searchtype=all&keywords=weather+(meteorology)&title=Weather+(Meteorology - Several grade 3-6 references at Kidsclick!

http://faldo.atmos.uiuc.edu/w_unit/Science.html - List of classroom activities and lab exercises

http://www.weather.com/education/lookup/index.html - 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…”

http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Earth/EAR0034.html - Grade 2 lesson on temperature: Is it Hot or Cold

http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Earth/EAR0022.html - Understanding Wind Direction And Making A Wind Vane – grades K-8

http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Earth/EAR0026.html - Weather data gathered by students in grade 1 throughout the year

http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/Science/Earth/EAR0027.html - Weather Detective; grades1-4; Students record and describe weather for one week and attempt to predict following week’s weather

http://ericir.syr.edu/Virtual/Lessons/Interdisciplinary/INT0090.html - Seasons for kindergartners; year-long activity to associate time of year w/ activities they like to do; recording sunrise/sunset practice with clock

 http://www.learner.org/exhibits/weather/ - What Forces Affect Our Weather? Includes hands-on activities

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