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Lesson Plan

Weather

Summary: 
Measure temperatures, make a wind vane, and make frost and dew. Relate to the local weather.
Science content (2016 curriculum): 
Chemistry: States of Matter, Properties of Materials (K-7)
Earth/Space: Weather, Seasons, Climate Change (K, 1, 4, 7)
Curriculum connection (2005 science topic): 
Earth and Space Science: Surroundings (grade K)
Earth and Space Science: Daily and Seasonal Changes (grade 1)
Earth and Space Science: Air, Water and Soil (grade 2)
Earth and Space Science: Weather (grade 4)
Activities in this lesson plan: 
Procedure: 

Three activities in turn.
Measure the outside temperature when going outside with the wind vanes.
Frost is forming while outside.

Grades tested: 
Gr K
Gr 1
Teacher: 
Christy Wong
Ingrid
Kecia Boecking
Site tested: 
McBride Elementary
Lesson plan originally developed and delivered: 

Scientist in Residence Program, Vancouver School District with teachers Ms. Wong and Ms. Boecking.
http://scientistinresidence.ca

Lesson plan at: http://www.scientistinresidence.ca/pdf/earth-science/Weather%20and%20Sea...