This set is designed to accompany your weather unit. This will help you to teach about the different weather instruments used to help predict the weather.
Vocabulary words included are: weather, thermometer, temperature, Fahrenheit, Celsius, degree, windsock, barometer, anemometer, weather vane, rain gauge, and weather forecast
The set includes:
-Vocabulary word wall cards (with definitions)
-Vocabulary 3x3 box sentence activity
-Vocabulary graphic organizer box with completed example
-Vocabulary Cloze sentences
-Anchor chart with clipart pictures of some weather instruments
-Create your own windsock activity with outdoor observation sheet
-Temperature activity with reflection questions
-Weekly weather record sheet
The vocabulary activities can work great during science time or as a science center in your literacy block.
My second grade students loved the activities (they got to go outside, who wouldn't?), especially making their own windsocks. They were very engaged while testing the wind speed and were very serious about taking their notes.