Weekly Lesson Plans

Delivering Science At Home

Introducing our new weekly lesson plans offering hands-on activities, experiments and virtual teaching support to inspire, educate and engage curious minds through science. Targeting grades K-8, each week's content offers 150 minutes of education aligned with the State of Arizona Science Standards.

 


Week Three

Cloudy with a Chance of Science!

The weather is beautiful to explore how sunlight, wind, precipitation and temperature impact our daily lives. Join us as we use our science and engineering skills to observe and analyze weather patterns in order to design and create solutions to weather-related problems.

In Cloudy with a Chance of Science!, your student(s) will learn more about weather and climate and how they impact living things through daily lessons, including hands-on activities, experiments and digital resources. See the appropriate grade-bands and topics below to get started!

Storm Sunset

Grades K-2

Types of weather, seasonal weather patterns, severe weather impacts on human populations, engineering design process.

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Hurricane

Grades 3-5

Types of weather conditions, climate, severe local weather events, engineering design process.

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Atmosphere

Grades 6-8

Weather vs. climate, engineering design process, carbon cycle, greenhouse gases, climate change.

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Day 5