Experiments

Experiments, demonstrations and DIY weather instruments to bring weather teaching to life


Learn about how clouds form!
Topics: Clouds
Make your own lava lamp and learn about density.
Topics: Atmosphere
How to inflate a balloon the easy way and learn about air pressure
Topics: Air Pressure
Learn about air pressure! This is a variation on the classic glass and piece of paper trick.
Topics: Air Pressure
Can you crumple a can? Learn about air pressure
Topics: Air Pressure
Can you get an egg in and out of a bottle? Learn about air pressure
Topics: Air Pressure
Wet and Dry Bulb Thermometers measure relative humidity.
Topics: Instruments
Make a simple barometer to measure air pressure.
Topics: Instruments
Our rain originally came from oceans, seas and lakes. It became clouds and eventually fell on us as rain.
Topics: Atmosphere
Make a tornado in a jar A tornado is air which is spinning very fast. It is made by a special type of thunderstorm
Topics: Atmosphere
Wind is used to power things, you might see large windmills in the countryside or out at sea.
Topics: Instruments
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