If you teach Weather, this is ALL you will need!
Included in this bundle are my...
**Instructional Unit SMARTboard Lesson
**19 page Interactive Notebook
**55 page instructional packet.
Contents of each item are listed below, and you can find them listed individually here on TPT if you’d like to find reviews/picture previews. I’ve designed this specifically to cover ALL Virginia SOLs for the fourth grade Weather unit (SOLs 4.6), but it could be used anywhere from 3rd—8th grade and up! All materials are teacher designed and student tested & approved!
Instructional SMARTboard Lesson:
This SMART board lesson is a 26 page instructional lesson for a Weather Unit. It covers all of the Virginia 4th grade Science SOLs for Weather. It contains tons of video clips & interactive activities (20 weblinks!) Topics included are: The Water Cycle, Types of Clouds (Cumulus, Cirrus, Stratus, & Cumulonimbus), Types of Precipitation (Rain, Snow, Sleet, Freezing Rain, & Hail),
Weather Instruments (Thermometers & Temperature, Anemometers, Wind Vanes, Wind Speed & Direction, Humidity & Hygrometers, Air Pressure & Barometers), Meteorologists, Weather Maps, Low & High Pressure Systems, Cold Fronts, Warm Fronts, Thunderstorms, Hurricanes, Tornadoes, & Blizzards.
Interactive Notebook Contents:
*3 pages of Notes
*Cloud descriptions boxes to accompany cloud paintings (directions included)
*Graphic Organizer: Clouds in the sky (to show where clouds are in the sky in relation to each other)
*Graphic Organizer: Types of Precipitation (snow & sleet)
*Graphic Organizer: Types of Precipitation (freezing rain & rain)
*Graphic Organizer: Types of Precipitation (hail)
*Graphic Organizer: Meteorology & Meteorologists
*Graphic Organizer: Weather Instruments
*Graphic Organizer: Weather Pressure Systems
*Graphic Organizer: Cold Fronts
*Graphic Organizer: War Fronts
*Graphic Organizer: Extreme Storms (Thunderstorms & hurricanes)
*Graphic Organizer: Extreme Storms (Tornadoes & Blizzards)
Instructional Packet Contents:
*Worksheet—”Name that Cloud or Precipitation” (2 pages), plus 2 pg. answer key
*Worksheet—”Name that Front or Pressure System” (2 pages), plus 2 pg. answer key
*Worksheet—”Weather Riddles” (2 pages), plus 2 pg. answer key
*Worksheet/Activity Packet—”Weather Movement & Meteorology” map packet—2 maps with instruction pages & questions, plus 4 pg. answer key (I usually do the first set together as guided practice and have the kids do the second one independently for assessment purposes.)
*Worksheet/Notes—Weather Measures & Instruments—notes/practice grid
*Study Guide—Clouds & Precipitation (1 page), plus 1 pg. answer key
*Study Guide—Meteorology, Movement, & Storms (2 pages), plus 2 pg. answer key
*Combined Study Guide—entire unit (3 pages), plus 3 pg. answer key
*Quiz #1—Clouds & Precipitation (3 pages), plus 3 pg. answer key
*Quiz #2—Meteorology, Movement, & Storms (3 pages), plus 3 pg. answer key
*Unit Test —entire unit (4 pages), plus 4 pg. answer key
I’m also offering a bundle that includes the instructional SMARTboard, interactive notebook, and this instructional packet. It is literally ALL you would need to teach this unit!