Blended technology unit on water, climate and weather for 7th, 8th, or 9th grade science students. Technology rich with 10 tasks that must be completed as students look at the water cycle from the point of view of evaporation. Students apply this knowledge to their local weather and/or a community elsewhere on the planet, then learn how to predict and forecast the weather. This unit integrates geography and information technology skills.
Capstone presentation: Students show their understanding of the concepts by becoming meteorologists, presenting the local forecast for their chosen community.