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Hurricanes and Thunderstorms

We  are learning about Hurricanes and thunderstorms this week!

What is a hurricane? Watch the slideshow below to find out!

Watch the powerpoints below to understand all about storms.

Watch these videos on Hurricanes, Thunderstorms and Tornadoes

What is a Hurricane?


What causes thunder and lightning?

How do tornadoes form?

What is the difference between a hurricane and a tornado?

Information Sheets. Click to open

How thunderstorms form

How Thunderstorms Happen Activity Sheet

Recipe for a hurricane fact sheet

What is a hurricane activity sheet?

Tornado Time 

Thunder and Lightning fact sheet


Try these two experiments to make your own thunder and lightning.

Thunder and Lightning Experiments

Answer these questions on Hurricanes

Hurricane Homework

Research project

Research a famous thunderstorm, hurricane or typhoon and write about it. Use resources above to help you.

Hurricane research template