A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Thunderstorms.
To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
To organize information and provide a visual representation that shows how factors (causes) produce an effect using a Cause and Effect Diagram.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Students will learn about current scientific research connecting Terrestrial Gamma Rays with lightning, explore the two ways that scientists are collecting this data,participate in a weather prediction simulation, and analyze the stage of the scientific method that this research is currently in.
If lightning is in the area, avoid it. If you can't get away, there are ways to protect yourself.
Discover the flashes of light and anti-matter that happen above thunderstorms and are best studied from the International Space Station.
When conditions in the Pacific Ocean are ENSO-neutral, the jet stream is not constrained and strange weather ensues. Bare ground in the Western mountains and blizzards in the South are possible.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Mid-Latitude Cyclones, Hurricanes, Blizzards, and Heat Waves and Droughts. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Thunderstorms.