Ideas for weather activities in school science and geography clubs
Royal Society Partnership Grants
The Royal Society Partnership Grants Scheme helps schools to run exciting and innovative projects in partnership with a professional scientist or engineer. If you need help finding a meteorologist or thinking of a project idea, please contact us.
Old Weather Records
Why not help digitising old weather records from WW1 ships?
Alternatively, see whether there are any current projects on Zooniverse.
Making Weather Observations
There is lots of information about making weather observations on our website here.
You can find 4 lessons to teach weather, climate and climate change here. Although not specifically designed for clubs, they are full of ideas for experiments, debates etc.
Lego weather station
Can you design and build a structure to shield a temperature sensor? More information here.
Find some ideas for weather forecasting competitions to run in your club here.
Other School Weather Clubs
Here are some school weather clubs online that we know about:
Nodehill Middle School
If you know of any others, please tell us!
Weather experiments and demonstrations
You can find some ideas for things to make and do here.
You can find some ideas for weather projects here.
DIY Pictures From Space!
Find out how to launch a school weather balloon to take measurements and pictures of the Earth’s atmosphere up into the mid-stratosphere.
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