WEATHER INSTRUMENTS

Number: I.K.014
Levels: Grades 4, 5
Check-out time: 2 weeks

Description:

This kit provides the materials, activities and information for you to demonstrate the use of basic weather instuments. It is designed to show, in simple terms, how the instruments are used to forecast the weather. The Teacher's Guide contains a script you may use or adapt when demonstrating the instruments. If you intend to use the instruments only indoors, you need a small electric fan to demonstrate the wind instruments.

Contents:

Teacher's guide
Instruments:
Rain guage with stand
Wind vane
Aneroid barometer
Hygrometer
Anemometer
Thermometer
Magnetic compass
15 forecast computers

Notes: PLEASE CHECK THE CONTENTS OF THE KIT BEFORE YOU RETURN IT. MAKE A NOTE ON THE ENCLOSED EVALUATION FORM OF ANYTHING MISSING OR DAMAGED. THIS HELPS US MORE QUICKLY PREPARE THE KIT FOR THE NEXT TEACHER. THANK YOU.