Can I measure the weather? © Siemens Stiftung 2016 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Can I measure the weather?

Text

Experimentation instructions:
How to carry out weather observations with a self-made weather station.

English, German
Text
PDF (209.0 kByte) DOC (241.0 kByte)
2018-03-15
Instructions for building a weather station with the following five parts:
• Thermometer for measuring the air temperature
• Barometer for measuring the air pressure
• Wind sock for observing wind force and wind direction
• Rain gauge for measuring precipitation
• Observation of cloudiness and visibility.
The students can enter their measurements over a period of a week on a “weather observation sheet."

Information and ideas:
Teaching method for teachers on these experiments is available on the media portal of the Siemens Stiftung. Observe the safety information in this teaching method as well as the applicable safety guidelines for your school and discuss it with your students.
Experiment
Personal, social and health education (PSHE)
Grade 1 to 4
Elementary school
Air pressure; Compass rose; Measurement technology; Precipitation; Thermometer; Weather observation
Siemens Stiftung Media Portal
MediaHouse GmbH
© Siemens Stiftung 2016
Stay up-to-date!

About four times a year, we inform you about new media on this portal as well as current studies and events related to OER and STEM.

Media Portal newsletter – register now

About four times a year, we inform you about new media on this portal as well as current studies and events related to OER and STEM.

*Required fields


Language

Liebe Nutzerin, lieber Nutzer,
El Portal de Medios – das spanische Medienportal – ist umgezogen und heißt nun CREA.
Auf CREA finden Sie weiterhin hochwertige Medien für den MINT-Unterricht und vieles mehr.

Dear User,
El Portal de Medios - the Spanish Media Portal - has moved and is now called CREA.
On CREA, you will continue to find high-quality media for STEM education and much more.

Estimado usuario, estimada usuaria,
El Portal de Medios – en español – ha sido trasladado y ahora se llama CREA.
En CREA seguirá encontrando medios de alta calidad para la enseñanza de STEM, y mucho más.

Zu CREA wechseln / Switch to CREA / Cambiar a CREA
CREA - El Portal de Medios para la Enseñanza STEM

Hierbleiben / Stay here / Quédate aquí:
Fenster schließen / Close window / Cerrar ventana