NC Essential Standards Alignment:
Event Score Sheet:
This is typically a station event. Participants will rotate through a series of stations and be asked basic questions on the weather topics outlined in this year’s rules. There will be a focus on Severe Weather this year.
Teams MUST bring writing instruments. No other resources are allowed. Event leaders will bring all other materials.
NASA – Hurricanes & Tropical storms
Tropical Tidbits – great blog explaining current weather phenomena
NOAA – National Hurricane Center click on the Education and Outreach sections on the left side bar
The Weather Channel
NASA – Meteorology Educator’s Guide
The Teacher’s Guide – Weather
Internet4Classrooms- Weather Links
American Meteorological Society – lots of good info and links
Weather Wiz Kids – Tornados, Hurricanes, Rain and Floods, Safety, and many activities.
Hurricane Sandy – a summary
NC State University – Climate Education for K-12
NOAA – Climate Education
NOAA – Climate
NOAA – Ten Climate Science Activities
Earth Climate Course
Earth Climate System – good notes
Good Climate Activity with answers
NASA Precipitation Education page, lots of good activities, scroll towards the bottom for a water cycle dice game