K-ESS2-1: Weather Patterns

Use and share observations of local weather conditions to describe patterns over time.

Use and share observations of local weather conditions to describe patterns over time.

Clarification Statement: Examples of qualitative observations could include descriptions of the weather (such as sunny, cloudy, rainy, and warm); examples of quantitative observations could include numbers of sunny, windy, and rainy days in a month. Examples of patterns could include that it is usually cooler in the morning than in the afternoon and the number of sunny days versus cloudy days in different months.

Assessment Boundary: Assessment of quantitative observations limited to whole numbers and relative measures such as warmer/cooler.


Disciplinary Core Ideas
ESS2.D: Weather and Climate

Crosscutting Concepts
Patterns



Assessments


Phenomena

 

Anchor Charts


Video


Vocabulary

Weather conditions
Weather patterns
Sunny
Cloudy
Rainy
Windy
Cool
Warm
Temperature (e.g. warmer, cooler)

Use and share observations of local weather conditions to describe patterns over time.


Learning Plans


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