weather: always changing, always interesting, always in the news. Teach grade
schoolers all about the earth's weather with this fascinating video.
Where does the weather come from? Why does it change? Fourth,
fifth, and sixth graders will get the answers in AWWA's fascinating new
the Weather DVD shows, through colorful and stimulating visuals with fast
paced explanations, how water, air, and heat from the sun create weather, why
we have different seasons, the five layers of the earth's atmosphere. Viewers
will learn how clouds form and move . . . why some precipitation falls as rain
and some as snow or hail . . . how meteorologists predict the weather . . .
what low pressure and high pressure mean. Viewers of all ages will be
stimulated with fascinating facts about hurricanes and tornados . . . droughts
and floods . . and the hottest, coldest, wettest, and driest places on earth!
this innovative educational program and watch the weather come alive for kids
and adults alike. The DVD provides stunning images and colorful graphics that
you will want to watch over and over again. Grades 4 - 6. (15 minutes)
Publisher: American Water Works Association
Publication date: 2005
AWWA catalog no: 64312
Media Type: DVD