Drawing Clouds Inside the Lines

Drawing Clouds Inside the Lines

Hurricanes and Climate
In this classroom activity, students investigate how clouds change over time by making repeat observations of a section of sky and then representing their data graphically.

Grade Level: grades 2-6

Time

  • Introduction: 20 minutes
  • Observations: several, approximately 15 minutes each
  • Assessment: 30 minutes

 

Student Learning Objectives

  • Students will learn to collect and represent data in a graphical display in oder to investigate a question about patterns of clouds over time.