Series Title: Reading Rainbow
A cumulative rhyme relating how a young African boy brought rain to the drought-stricken Kapiti Plain.
LeVar talks about rainy day activities including an aerial chase of a thunderstorm and puddle-hopping. Viewers visit the National Center for Atmospheric Research and learn about various aspects of weather and occupations that are dependent upon meteorology.
Author: Verna Aardema
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Use this episode to further enhance your curriculum.
Science Concepts: surface tension, adhesion, thunder, lightning, static electricity.
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Ideal for Grades: K -4
Duration: 30 minutes