This informational text about weather includes content about wind, types of clouds, precipitation, water cycle and temperature. This text and the question sheets can be used for additional practice in identifying main ideas, supporting details, sequencing, facts and opinions. In addition, we have also included another pencil-paper task with literal questions. The story is factual as well as fun to read and can be used as a center activity, group activity or for individual seatwork.
The questions are aligned with Common Core Standards:
While these activities are specifically aligned with 2nd grade standards, they can be used to challenge first graders and extra practice for 3rd graders.
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