Snow ppt


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A simple power point about snow that explains the different types of snow, how if falls, and recreation activities.

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Snow ppt

  1. 1. SNOW What is it all about?
  2. 2. What is Snow? Snow is water in the form of Ice Crystals Ice Crystals form when the temperature drops below 32 degrees Fahrenheit.
  3. 3. What is Snow? The ice crystal is formed by water vapor in turning into ice. It then turns into a snow crystal or snowflake or snow pellet.  
  4. 4. Types of Ice Crystals Snowflakes are lots of ice crystals that fall from a cloud. Snow Pellets are lots of ice crystals that stay liquid as it forms and DOES NOT freeze all the way. Sleet is part frozen ice crystals and part rain. It is VERY wet and slippery!
  5. 5. What is it? What type of ice crystal is this? Snowflake, Snow Pellet or Sleet?
  6. 6. What is it? What type of ice crystal is this? Snowflake, Snow Pellet or Sleet?
  7. 7. What is it? What type of ice crystal is this? Snowflake, Snow Pellet or Sleet?
  8. 8. Snowfall Snow can fall very gently or very hard. There are 3 basic types of snowfall that we all know. Snow Burst Blizzard Snowstorm
  9. 9. Snow Burst A Snow Burst is when snow falls for a short period of time, but produces a lot of snow on the ground. It does not have super cold temperatures.
  10. 10. Blizzard A Blizzard is strong storm lasting for 3 or 4 hours with high winds blowing and very cold temperatures outside. The temperatures are colder than 32 degrees Fahrenheit.
  11. 11. Snowstorm A Snowstorm is when a lot of snow falls to the ground with or without super cold temperatures. It is usually when the school calls for a snow day.
  12. 12. People and Snow When there is a lot of snow on the ground, people enjoy different kinds of games and sports. Can you name any snow sports? What else can you do with snow that is fun?
  13. 13. Snow Sports Types of snow sports are:  Skiing  Snowboarding  Snow shoeing  Cross Country Skiing
  14. 14. Recreation We can do make snow fun by doing other things than sports.  Making a snowman  Making a snow angel  Making a snow fort  Snowball fights
  15. 15. What is Snow? Snow is make from water formed in to ice crystals. Ice crystals form at a temperature lower than 32 degrees Fahrenheit. Ice Crystals are formed from water vapor.
  16. 16. What is Snow? The ice crystals form into either  Snowflakes  Snow Pellets  Sleet