Weather forecasts and reports Tuesday 24th January 2012
Lesson Objectives• To know what a weather forecast is• To understand the different weather symbols• To be able to create your own weather map
Starter:• www.bbc.co.uk/weather• What will the weather be like for London over the next few days?• How do you know this?
Weather Forecast• A weather forecast is a prediction of the weather• People who make these predictions are known as meteorologists• Lets have a look at a forecast;• In the back of your books write down the forecast for anywhere you see
Weather Forecasts• Before satellite images, we used to use symbols to demonstrate the weather• On your worksheet, try to match the symbol with its description• Use a ruler to connect them