Science SOL 2.6 Weather in Action: Assessment and Study Guide: Key concepts include
. Parts of the water cycle: condensation, precipitation, evaporation
. Four types of precipitation: sleet, snow, rain, hail
. Know and be able to read weather instruments: thermometer, rain gauge, weather vane
. Compare and describe floods and droughts
. Define common storms: blizzard, tornado, thunderstorm, and hurricane
. Be able to describe weather by its temperature, wind or precipitation.