Concept: Severe Weather
Objective: Students will learn the different types of severe weather and where they occur in the United States.
Questions of the Week:
•What is severe weather?
•What are the different types of severe weather?
•Where do hurricanes form?
•How does hail form?
•What kind of severe weather does California have?
BrainPop.com Video of the Week: Thunderstorms, Hurricanes and Tornadoes
Class Reading: FOSS Science Resources Read pages 227-235. Wonders CA Content Reader Read pgs 56-57, 62-63 & 68-69.
|Recipe for tornadoes|
|Diagram of a tornado|
|A satellite picture of a hurricane.|
|Diagram of a hurricane|
4c. Students know the causes and effects of different types of severe weather.