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Idea

Seasons

Get ideas for ways to celebrate the seasons around the world with your class.

Internal Resource

Global Precipitation

An interactive map of annual global precipitation over the Earth's land surfaces.


Article

Strange Rains

“Animal rain” happens when little critters get swept up in waterspouts and fall down with raindrops....


Article

weather

One of the first things you probably do every morning is look out the window to see what the weather is like


Article

rain

Rain is liquid precipitation: water falling from the sky. Raindrops fall to Earth when clouds become saturated, or ...

Article

precipitation

Precipitation is any type of water that forms in the Earth's atmosphere and then drops onto the surface of the Eart...



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rain

Article

sleet

Encyclopedic entry. Sleet is rain or melted snow that freezes into ice pellets before hitting the ground. Sleet on...


Article

monsoon

Encyclopedic entry. A monsoon is a seasonal change in the direction of the prevailing, or strongest, winds of a reg...


Article

hail

Hail is a type of precipitation, or water in the atmosphere. Hail is formed when drops of water freeze together in ...


Video

Droughts 101

Droughts can cause a variety of problems to local communities, including damage to ecosystems, crops, and a shortag...