WALT: Learn how the seasons are different around
weather- the wetness, wind, heat and cold in the air
season-times of the year when there is a particular
type of weather.
climate-the pattern of weather over many years.
monsoon-a season of heavy rain which comes after
dry weather in South-East Asia and other
parts of the world.
Decide which season is shown in each slide.
In pairs, identify the types of seasons. Decide which type is
shown in each of the photograph on page 15.
Work in group. Using the sources on page 14, investigate
how the changes in sunshine and temperature affect the
life cycle of animals.
Make a table showing the differences of climates in
Southern Europe and South-East Asia. Use the pictures
below for the key/legend.
Hot and dry
Dry and warm
Heavy monsoon rain
Cool and wet
Work in pairs. Investigate the sources on page 16-17 .
Draw two heads and in the speech bubbles write what you
would like about the weather in Southern Europe and SouthEast Asia.
Make a season dial showing the activities of the farmers to look after the sheep, the
cattle and the farm.
Examine the pictures on page 19. How does Whitby change
from summer to winter?
Here in the UAE, which type of weather do you like most?
Explain your answer.
If you were asked to travel to Rome, in which month of the
year would you prefer to travel? Why?
Compare the climate of the UAE with those of the Southern
Europe and South-East Asia.
C L I M A T E
Research the types of seasons in Great Britain.
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