WHAT IS WIND?

I CAN DETERMINE THE EFFECT WIND AS ON ME!

Read the article below.

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-wind.htm


With your partner(s) answer the following questions from the article in your journal.


1. What is wind and where does it come from?

2. What two factors are important to specify wind?

3. What causes the wind to blow?

4. What are the global wind patterns?

5. How does wind help the earth?

6. What effect can wind have on you?

Wind helps produce energy!

Did you know that wind helps us with energy just like the sun? Read the article below on 6 fun facts about wind energy!

http://www.ehow.com/facts_4926970_wind-energy-facts-kids.html

What do you notice about the wind in the pictures below?