The overarching goal of this lesson is to teach students about the weather and all that is incorporated with it. This fits into the ‘ bigger picture’ because it will help all students to understand how the water cycle works. This lesson introduces the weather unit and gives students a peek at the water cycle. Students need to understand how the water cycle works and affect the weather on earth.
As a result of this lesson:
-Students will be able to explain how air temperature, moisture, wind speed, and precipitation make up the weather in a particular place and time.
-Students will be able to describe how water on earth cycles in different forms and locations.