K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

 List Serve - Web Resources

Science - Weather - Thunderstorms

Boat Safe Kids: How to Spot a Storm - http://www.boatsafe.com/kids/weather1.htm  Excellent description of clouds and what they mean

Hot Chalk Lesson Plans - http://lessonplanspage.com/seasons-htm/ Severe weather and disasters lesson plans ideas

Kids' Crossing - https://eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/tstorm4.htm Drawings and explanations for kids to learn about the 3 different types of thunderstorms

Kidstorm - http://skydiary.com/kids/  Great descriptions of all types of storms

Lightening - http://www.nationalgeographic.com/lightning/ National Geographic Kids - Uses multimedia to help teach concepts.

Lightening and Storms - http://www.chaseday.com/lightning.htm  Beautiful photos of lightening.

Severe Storms - http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/mtr/svr/home.rxml  Did you know there are 4 types of thunderstorms? Interesting!

Sounds of Thunder - http://www.lessonplanspage.com/ScienceMDThunderstormSimulation3.htm A fun game where students make the sounds of a thunderstorm (Margo has done this with her students...they love it)

Weather Resource Page - http://mjjsales.com/the-weather-resource-page-2.html Resource links to facts

Weather Wiz Kids: Lightening - http://www.weatherwizkids.com/lightning1.htm  Great explanations and animated diagrams; experiments

Windows to the Universe: Thunderstorms - http://www.windows.ucar.edu/cgi-bin/tour_def/earth/Atmosphere/tstorm.html  Photos, information