Extreme Weather: Grade 3

Links for Natural Disasters and Weather


General Websites
http://www.ready.gov/natural-disasters
http://www.weatherwizkids.com/
http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/index.htm
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/reachout/kidspage.shtml

What is Weather?

http://www.econet.org.uk/weather/whatis.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/whatisweather/

http://www.explorit.org/science/weather.html


Videos
http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/kids/forces-of-nature-kids/
http://scijinks.jpl.nasa.gov/weather-menu
http://www.brainpop.com/science/earthsystem/tsunami/
http://www.tsunamiready.noaa.gov/media/Tsunami_know_what_to_do_Rev2.swf



Climate Change
http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/kids/index.html
http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/global-warming/

 

Hurricanes

http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/hurricane1.htm

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

http://www.miamisci.org/hurricane/

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/HAW2/english/basics.shtml

http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/hurricanehome.html

http://skydiary.com/kids/hurricanes.html

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/forces-of-nature.html?section=t

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/reachout/kidspage.shtml

 

Floods

http://www.ready.gov/floods

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/  

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/primer/flood/fld_basics.html

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/brochures/owlie-floods.pdf  

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/reachout/kidspage.shtml  


Drought and Fires

http://www.ready.gov/drought
http://www.ready.gov/wildfires

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/  



Tornadoes
http://www.ready.gov/tornadoes
 

http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/tornado1.htm

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/  

http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/thunderhome.html

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/primer/tornado/tor_basics.html

http://www.usatoday.com/weather/resources/2006-04-03-tornado-basics_x.htm

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/forces-of-nature.html?section=t

http://skydiary.com/kids/tornadoes.html

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/reachout/kidspage.shtml

 

Tsunami
http://www.ready.gov/tsunamis

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-safety-tsunami.htm

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/04/070402-tsunami.html

http://www.tsunami.noaa.gov/

http://www.frontiernet.net/~docbob/waves.htm
http://web-japan.org/kidsweb/hitech/tsunami/tsunami01.html
http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/tsunami-profile/
http://vimeo.com/749787
http://www.sciencenewsforkids.org/category/earthsky/


Lightning and Thunderstorms

http://www.ready.gov/thunderstorms-lightning

http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/tstorm1.htm

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/thunderhome.html

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/primer/lightning/ltg_basics.html

http://www2.scholastic.com/browse/article.jsp?id=5177

 

Avalanche and Blizzards

http://www.ready.gov/winter-weather

http://eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/blizzard1.htm

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/blizzardhome.html

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/avalanche-profile/

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/primer/winter/ww_basics.html

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0768988.html

http://utahavalanchecenter.org/faq

http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/avalanche-safety-tips/

 

Hail

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hail

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-thunderstorms.htm

http://skydiary.com/kids/tornadoes.html

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/primer/hail/hail_basics.html

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/Stories/SpaceScience/Freaky-forces-of-nature

http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/mtr/cld/prcp/rnhl.rxml

http://www.chaseday.com/hailstones.htm