Featured in PASCO’s Elementary School Science Teacher Guide

Elementary School Science Teacher Guide

(PS-2875D)

Features 29 inquiry based labs designed for elementary students and coordinated with the standards for life, earth and physical sciences.

Weather Instruments

Lab Summary

Use a weather sensor to make measurements to determine weather conditions and to develop the language for describing weather conditions.

Method

To understand this content, students: Observe and describe the weather they see our their window. Compare the weather they see from one day to the next.

Sensors / Equipment Used:

PASPORT 6-in-1 Weather Sensor

(PS-2154A)

Measures barometric pressure, relative altitude, absolute and relative humidity, dew point, and temperature. For use with PASPORT Interfaces.

PASPORT Sensor Extension Cable

(PS-2500)

Allows an additional two meter length extension on all PASPORT sensors.

Materials Used:

Leaf 
Feather

The Associated Bundle:

Elementary School Science Standard Sensor Bundle

(PS-2934)

This bundle contains the probeware needed to perform all 25 lab activities in the Elementary School Introductory Science Experiments.

Interface Required

This experiment may require software and an interface for data collection.