Here's a project that offers students choices to complete research on an extreme weather or natural disaster topic. Included are note-taking sheets and ideas with recording sheets for writing, word work, art, and technology assignments to showcase learning. Areas to research include storm/disaster description, damage and destruction, staying safe, and interesting facts. Topics that work well include tsunamis, hurricanes, blizzards, droughts, floods, volcanoes, earthquakes, hailstorms, and tornadoes.
Keywords: extreme weather; natural disasters; research projects