Thermometers

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Elementary School Lessons || Contents
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Author: Joanne Caniglia

Grade Level: 3-5

Description: This instructional aide will help students to read a thermometer as well as match the degree of temperature with an event. (No formulas are given.)

Objective: The student will be able to:

Resources:

Activities and Procedures:

  1. Ask students what type of a day it is if the temperature is 20 degrees C.

    • -20 degrees C
    • 40 degrees C
    • 0 degrees C

  2. Ask students questions regarding the addition and subtraction of degrees after a given time period:

    • At 3:00 am the temperature was 57 degrees.
    • At 4:00 am the temperature was 60 degrees.
    • At 5:00 am the temperature was 64 degrees.
 
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