Use Rain Gauge to get measurements and journal them.
Create a Cloud using a sponge
Make a rain gauge
Effects water has on plants
1. Create thunder with carboard/paper
2. Create a rain stick to get the sound of rain (using cardbord tube and rice)
Read Stories about rain
Can it Really Rain Frogs? by Spencer Christian
Sing/Play songs that have rain in them (ex. Rain, Rain, Go Away)
Have students create their own rain dance
1. Use think maps to describe the rain
2. Use a daily journal about weather
Learn about the Native Americians and the rain dances they performed. Show video.