Cloud Spotter: 30 Cards to Keep You Looking Up
Add Nephology (the study of clouds) to your science curriculum with these 30 informational cards made of heavy cardstock. Each card portrays a different cloud type with an illustration on one side and important facts on the opposite side. Details include an explanation about the cloud type, altitude, precipitation, etymology, rarity rating, and classification. Take these cards on a road trip, to the park, or simply look out your window to see the beauty in the clouds. Includes an altitude map poster and introductory information about how to be a cloud spotter.
Pause for a moment and look up at the skies. There is ever-changing beauty to behold in the cloudscape. Learn the difference between common cloud types (do you know your cirrostratus from your cumulonimbus?) and find out which is most likely to herald the arrival of the rains or approaching fair weather. This set includes 30 illustrated cards plus an altitude map poster and introduction to cloud spotting.