ERIC Number: ED280707
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Young Scientists Explore the Weather. Book 5--Intermediate Level. A Good Apple Activity Book.
Designed to develop creativity in young learners, this book contains interdisciplinary activities which focus on the theme of the weather. Activity pages are provided that can serve as front and back covers of a student booklet and the suggested activities can be duplicated for insertion between the covers resulting in a booklet for each student. A teacher/parent guide is included and supplies background information, activity descriptions, materials needed, and possible answers for the activities. A variety of exercises are provided on topics such as: (1) weather patterns; (2) weather sayings and lore; (3) major weather records; (4) water cycle; (5) cloud types; (6) wind scales; (7) hurricane names; (8) weather predictions; (9) weather stations; and (10) feelings and weather. (ML)
Descriptors: Educational Games, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Meteorology, Parent Participation, Physical Environment, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction, Weather
Good Apple, Inc., P.O. Box 299, Carthage, IL 62321-0299 ($3.95 GA456; $47.40 for set of 12 titles GA1105).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
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