From the Unit Plan: Let's Learn About Weather!

Can it Rain Cats and Dogs? Questions and Answers About Weather
by Gilda Berger and Melvin Berger, illustrated by Robert Sullivan

This is a fun book to use for a trivia game.

Can You Believe? Hurricanes
by Sandra Markle

This is a wonderful resource book to teach about hurricanes.

The Cloud Book
by Tomie dePaola

Have students make a poster of a type of cloud after reading this interesting book.

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
by Judi Barrett, illustrated by Ron Barrett

Children love to be silly with this story.

Scholastic Book Guides: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Do Tornadoes Really Twist? Questions and Answers About Tornadoes and Hurricanes
by Gilda Berger and Melvin Berger, illustrated by Higgins Bond

Children have many questions about tornadoes and hurricanes. Use this book to find the answers to their questions.

It's Too Windy!
by Hans Wilhelm

Add this book to the reading center to encourage young readers.

Tornadoes! Fascinating Eyewitness Accounts, Facts, and Photos!
by Sally Rose

This intriguing book is a wonderful resource for future weather forecasters.

What Will the Weather Be Like Today?
by Paul Rogers

This rhyming book is a wonderful introduction to weather.

Weather Words and What They Mean
by Gail Gibbons

Use this book to explain weather words and concepts.

Scholastic Book Guides: Weather Words and What They Mean

The Wind Blew
by Pat Hutchins

This is a fun book. Add it to the drama center.

Hurricanes Have Eyes But Can't See and Other Amazing Facts About Wild Weather
by Melvin and Gilda Berger

This is a fascinating read-aloud.

The Magic School Bus Kicks Up a Storm
by Joanna Cole, illustrated by Bruce Degen

Students love The Magic School Bus books. They are great discussion starters.

The Magic School Bus Lost in the Snow
by Joanna Cole

This is a fun book about snow that the students can read to themselves.

Storms
by Susan Canizares and Betsey Chessen

Easy to read and informative, students really enjoy this one.

What's the Weather Today?
by Allan Fowler

Add this easy-to-read book to the reading center.

Who Cares About the Weather?
by Melvin Berger, Natalie Lunis

Use this book as a story starter for writing about the weather.