Weather, Climate, and Natural Disasters

Let's discuss our environment!

Children encounter weather every day in a way that affects their lives and activities, making it the perfect topic for implementing STEM. Primary-grade students can participate in a host of weather-related activities for the classroom. In the books listed below, you’ll find everyday weather topics like clouds, rain, sleet, snow, and the water cycle, as well as more dramatic ones like tornadoes and hurricanes.

Here are some activities and lessons to get you started:

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