1. Decide who will research what weather event.
You can choose:
2. Use the links to look up information that you can use to answer the following questions.
a. Where does the weather event most happen?
b. When does the weather event occur? (what season or month)
c. What damage does your weather event cause?
d. What causes this weather to occur?
e. List of safety tips for this type of weather.
f. Interesting facts that you would like to include.
3. Come together with the rest of your group to plan your brochure. Decide what you want to use to make it exciting.
4. Plan your individual page of the brochure.
5. Put the brochure together.
6. Play the "Making Weather" game.
After you have decided what weather you will research, use the links below your topic to answer the following questions:
Print off this worksheet to help you.
After you have filled in your graphic organizer worksheet:
1. Meet with your group to share your information and hear what everyone else has found out.
2. As a group, decide what information you should and should not use in the weather safety brochure.
3. Plan your section of the brochure.
-Sketch some picture ideas.
-Write out the important information that you want to use.
-Print out this worksheet for help.
4. Decide on one person in your group to print out the group brochure. That person should print this page. Add your page to your group brochure. Offer help to others if needed.
When your brochure is finished, you may...
- make your own weather .
Look up our current weather.
-Go to weather.com. Type in Greenfield, IN in the local weather box at the top of the page.
- Play a game on the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) website.
- Ask your teacher for a piece of drawing paper. Draw a picture of a weather event. These pictures will be sent to the newspaper. Some of them might even be printed in the newspaper so everyone can see! Follow the rules listed below.