What is Weather? - Lesson for Kids Video


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Weather is the state of the _____ of the Earth.

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1. Which of the following is NOT a part of weather?

2. The Earth is round, so the Sun's rays hit _____

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet duo to check what you know about what weather is and why we have so many different types of weather on Earth. You will be quizzed on your ability to choose the correct answers from a few multiple-choice questions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

For the quiz, you will need to be familiar with:

  • An explanation of what weather is
  • Parts of weather
  • How the sun's rays hit the Earth
  • Which part of weather is measured only with special equipment
  • The definition of precipitation

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - understand how the shape of the Earth and the way the sun's rays hit the Earth play a part in weather formation
  • Defining key concepts - show that you know the meaning of certain terms, such as weather and precipitation
  • Information recall - recall what you know about different parts or aspects of the weather

Additional Learning

What is Weather? - Lesson for Kids will teach you more about weather conditions and aspects. You will learn:

  • How weather is defined
  • The causes of weather
  • Different aspects of weather, such as temperature or cloudiness