Create and Engage Your Classroom with the “Tornado Tubes” Resource.
This is a full plan that:
(1.) Identifies and integrates Sci. and ELA national standards (2.) Connects real world sci. to the classroom.
(3.) Teach about “Meteorology” with suggested children’s storybooks.
(4.) Includes an exciting hands-on simulation and activities addressing diverse multiple intelligences.
A MOTIVATOR MAP FOR EDUCATORS is a knowledge matrix of true stories, role playing, simulations and visual media enabling teachers and students to apply vivid imagination while connecting to the real world. Motivator Maps are built based on Howard Gardner's Theory of Multiple intelligence's and the Theory of Self-Determination by Deci and Ryan.
THINK LIKE A CHILD TELL TRUE STORIES ADD COMPLEX THINKING
NGSS ESS2.D Weather & Climate ESS2.2A Earth Materials and Systems
ELA CCSS.ELA LITERACY.W.4.3 Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
1.) Pecos Bill Tames a Colossal Tornado by Eric Braun
AMAZON LINK: https://www.amazon.com/Pecos-Colossal-Cyclone-American-Legends/dp/1479554464/ref=sr_1_6?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1478998460&sr=1-6&keywords=pecos+bill
2.) Freddie the Forecaster and the Terrible Tornado by Janice Dean
AMAZON LNK: https://www.amazon.com/Freddy-Frogcaster-Terrible-Tornado-Janice/dp/1621574695/ref=sr_1_7?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1478998654&sr=1-7&keywords=tornado+children%27s+book