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Dangerous Weather that Affects the South East Region
Preview After watching the video clip, what do you know or feel about what you just saw. Name at least 3 things. 188.8.131.52.5
Vocabulary Floodplain: the low, flatland along a river that may be underwater during a flood Tornado: a violent windstorm whose center is a cloud in the shape of a funnel Hurricane: powerful storms with very strong winds Threat: a sign or possibility that something harmful or dangerous might happen.
Directions With a partner read page 110 in your social studies book. As you read take notes on the t-chart in your notebook on tornados and hurricanes. You and your partner will then create a pretend weather report for a state in the southeast region. You will have a few minutes to do this. REQUIREMENTS: 1. 1.You must use the information about weather that you have just read about. 2. 2.You must report what state and capital you a reporting from. 3. 3.You must give specific weather details as well as advice to the people watching your report as how they should prepare for the upcoming weather.
Partners Yaileen and Idalia Bilguun and Omar Noelia and Joseph Sebastian and Janelys
Processing Use the Venn diagram to compare and contrast the two storms. Write 2 sentences about each. A tornado _____________________ A hurricane_____________________