It was a gorgeous day at Oatland Island to study the weather in Toddler Tuesday. Not a cloud in the sky, and hardly a wisp of wind; so we made our own. The temperature was in the mid 70’s; the perfect October weather day!
Learning about the weather, we played with chalk on black construction paper and drew clouds and then with a damp cotton ball made the clouds rain out and disappear. We watched a cloud form in a bottle, we made wind with straws and blew leaves around the classroom.
We read about the little cumulus Cloudette with prodigious precipitation in the book Cloudette:
To chime in the weather we made homemade wind chimes and sun catchers. It was a great group of friends on a great weather day here at Oatland Island.