This is a community of those using "Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding"

Elementary Science Education

Distinguishing between climate and weather

Viewing 0 reply threads
  • Author
    • #7707

      Bernard Nebel

      It is very important for student gain a clear understanding of the distinction between climate and weather. See text for discussion and questions that will help students make the distinction. Making a climate graph will help students make the distinction.The following video describes how to make a climate graph:

      Using a climate graph have students consider a given date the for the following year. What/how much can they say about what the weather will be like on that future day? What/how much can they not say?

Viewing 0 reply threads
  • You must be logged in to reply to this topic.