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Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head… OR WAIT, Is It Snow? Or Sleet? Or Hail?

Resource ID#: 110515

Primary Type: Student Tutorial

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Learn to identify precipitation as rain, snow, sleet and hail in this interactive tutorial.


Accessible Version: Accessible version of the tutorial content in PDF format

General Information

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 5
Intended Audience: Students
Resource supports reading in content area: Yes
Keywords: precipitation, rain, snow, hail, sleet, precipitation zones, average US precipitation, science, Earth science, weather, water cycle, water, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial
Resource Collection: Original Student Tutorials Science - Grades K-8

Aligned Standards

Name Description
SC.5.E.7.4: Distinguish among the various forms of precipitation (rain, snow, sleet, and hail), making connections to the weather in a particular place and time.

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