Featured in PASCO’s Elementary School Science Teacher Guide
Features 29 inquiry based labs designed for elementary students and coordinated with the standards for life, earth and physical sciences.
Use a weather sensor to measure temperature, dew point, humidity and atmospheric pressure over a period of time and determine any correlation between the data collected to observable weather conditions.
To understand this content, students:
USB flash drive
White plastic milk container with lid, 1.89 liter (0.5 gallon)
Index card cut to 2-cm × 6-cm
3-meter wooden stake
Plastic utility tub
String - 1 m
For Teacher Demonstration:
Computer with Internet weather websites bookmarked
Computer overhead projection system
Grounded outdoor extension cord
Weather maps - Several
This experiment may require software and an interface for data collection.