2Another word for rain is precipitation. Where does rain come from Another word for rain is precipitation. Where does rain come from? How does it get into the cloud? We are going to listen to a story about a raindrop called Drippy and his Water Cycle adventure. Let’s see what this story tells us about water and how it moves.
3The water cycle is made up of a few main parts: evaporationcondensationprecipitationCollectionDrippy the Raindrop will tell us of his water cycle adventure.
7EvapourationEvaporation is when the sun heats up water in rivers or lakes or the ocean andturns it into vapor or steam. The water vapor or steam leaves the river, lakeor ocean and goes into theair.
8Hand Sanitiser Evaporation experiment Does it make your hands wet?Does if make your hands feel cold?What happens when you wave your wet hands in the air?The wind caused their hands to feel colder by causing the sanitizer to evaporate more quickly.
9CondensationCondensation is water vapor in the air that gets cold and changes back into liquid, forming clouds.You can see this at home when you take a shower and the windows and mirrorsin the bathroom fog up.
15Drippy falls to earth as R_ _ _ . Can you think of any other forms of water thatfall from the sky when the clouds get heavy?
16PrecipitationPrecipitation occurs when so much water has condensed that the air cannot hold it anymore. The clouds get heavy and water falls back to the earth in the form of rain, hail, sleet or snow.