Observing Clouds

In this lab, students use a weather sensor to show that clouds in the sky have properties that can be observed and described, and that students associate cloud formation with specific weather conditions such as temperature and humidity.


Student Files

14_Observing_Clouds_S_.doc 1.10 MB
14_Observing_Clouds_S_.pdf 375.83 KB

Featured Equipment

Weather Sensor with GPS

Wireless Weather Sensor with GPS

This sensor is packed with 19 different measurements, including GPS, that can be monitored live or collected over the long term.

PASPORT Weather Anemometer Sensor

PASPORT Weather Anemometer Sensor

The Weather Anemometer Sensor measures wind speed and wind chill in addition to temperature, barometric pressure, relative and absolute humidity, and dew point.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Source: Lab #14

Elementary School Science Teacher Guide

Observing Clouds