We found 53 resources with the concept rainfall
When It Rains It Pours More Drought and More Heavy RainfallLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Which is worse — drought or flooding? Neither is helpful to the environment, and both are increasing due to climate change. The 16th activity in a series of 21 covers the average precipitation trends for two different climates within the...
How to Measure a Changing ClimateLesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Young scientists explore climate change by taking a look at many different disciplines. They hear from scientists who study soil, clouds, ice cores, ocean temperatures, and more. Then, they search public databases to draw their own...
Gorongosa's Water CycleLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Gorongosa National Park holds a fascinating and ever-changing landscape. What makes the water cycle in the park so special? Travel to Mozambique to learn more about the park using a short video. Content includes rainy season in the park,...
Which Came First - The Rain or the Rainforest?Lesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When in drought, plant a tree! A creative video lesson explains how trees of the rainforest create rain as a byproduct of photosynthesis. Without trees, the rainforests would not exist which is a real problem in regions where logging...
How Natural Areas Filter WaterLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Often called the gift of nature, water is a valuable natural resource. A creative lesson examines the importance of water quality for both humans and agriculture. Scholars learn to view natural areas as filters for rainwater. They...
Farming the Desert: The Science Behind DesertificationLesson Planet
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Learn the implications of extreme climate changes on ecosystems. Young earth scientists explore the desertification of areas in West Africa and consider implemented solutions. Their study includes analysis of climate data from the area...
Rainforest Alliance Belize: 1st GradeLesson Planet
1st CCSS: Adaptable
Take a journey to Belize with a collection that looks closely into its habitats. Scholars take part in grand conversations, read-alouds, and hands-on activities to delve deep into the different types of habitats, the animals that call them home, and how each are connected. To bring the unit back home, learners investigate their own habitat and compare it to those of Belize.
How Do Jaguars and Howler Monkeys in Belize Depend on Us?Lesson Planet
1st CCSS: Adaptable
How does weather play a role in the lives of land and sea creatures? Find out with a lesson focused on habitats and the ways animals from different homes are connected. Here, learners explore how the life of a jaguar and howler monkey...
Sizing Up the CloudsLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How much rain can that cloud make? Through a simulation, the class estimates the amount of candy rain contained in different cup clouds. After probing the clouds using different methods, class members adjust their estimates. Participants...
Where Does Water Go When it Rains?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 8th
An outstanding video on rainfall awaits your learners. Terrific illustrations, graphs, and video footage are utilized to show students the many things that happen to rainfall once it hits the earth. Besides running off into the ocean,...