Science

 

  

Weather Vocabulary

 

1. moisture -  amount of water

2. atmosphere – thin layer of gases which make up our air

3. air pressure – the weight of the atmosphere

4. evaporation –  when the sun heats up water and turns it to steam

5. front – where two masses of air meet

6. vapor – water which rises into the air as an invisible gas

7. condensation– when tiny drops of water form into a cloud

8. precipitation – when so much water has filled the air and can’t hold any more

9. collection – when water falls back to the earth as precipitation and will soak in

10. climate – average pattern of weather for a region over time

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Web Sites For Kids - Weather

http://www.theweatherchannelkids.com/weather-games/games-and-interactive/word-search/

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

http://www.weather.gov/os/reachout/kidspage.shtml