Literature: Weather Theme
These sites have lists of books that focus on weather theme. Included are teaching ideas and activities that using literature to teach about weather for young students. There are also links to eThemes Resource on Weather: Weather Book and Weather.
"Weather" Teacher Guide by Seymour Simon
This downloadable guide provides activities, discussion questions, and links to additional weather sites.
"Beyond Weather & The Water Cycle"
Use this on-line magazine to learn about climate and weather. Downloadable books, ebooks, and activities are provided. Funded by the National Science Foundation.
Weather: A Journey in Nonfiction
This lesson engages primary students with nonfiction text about weather. Students investigate weather questions they have and then write and illustrate their findings.
Books for Teaching About Weather
Use this lesson plan to teach about weather and recommended weather-related books to share with students. Note: This site contains advertising.
"Thunder Cake" activities
The activities, discussion, and craft ideas are used with "Thunder Cake" by Patricia Polacco.
Family Literacy Bag: Weather
Download the hand-out for Weather. This guide provides weather related activities, recommended books and crafts families can do together.
Lesson Plans for Teaching "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs"
This link provides several teaching ideas and lesson plans to accompany "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs". Note: This site contains advertising.
Weather in Kids' Books
Get some ideas of how to incorporte literatures in teaching science. NOTE: This site contains ads and has links to external sites.
Weather World Children's Weather Book List
Here is another list of children books realted to weather.
This page has suggested books for teaching about weather as well as easy activities that go along with different weather topics.
This page has suggested reading and actvities for weather theme.
Books about Weather
Here is a list of children's books about weather including nonfiction, picture books, novels, and poetry.
Winter in Children's Literature
This page provides teaching ideas that use literature to teach about winter weather. NOTE: This site contains ads.
eThemes Resource: Weather
These websites are about weather. Learn the basics about temperature, clouds, and storms. There are interactive games and quizzes, printable activities, and science experiments that you can try.
eThemes Resource: Weather: Weather Book
These sites have printables and coloring pages for students to create their own weather books. Includes sample weather books for some ideas. There are also links to eThemes Resources on Weather and Literature: Weather Theme.
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