Children construct a thermometer and use them to observe temperature changes at home!
Provides classroom connections, key concepts, connections to science standards, and additional resources.
Keeping a Daily Weather Log
Weather For Kids
Weather Channels: Crash Course Kids
How to Read a Weather Map
Web Weather for Kids
National Weather Service: Just for Kids
What is an Urban Heat Island?
Using Green Roofs to Reduce Urban Heat Islands
E-Training Surface Temperature - GLOBE Program
LPI, Explore! Discover Earth
California Energy Commission Science Projects
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