The following books and websites contain additional information, activities, and enrichment options. The books may be available through publishers, distributors such as bookstores or online retailers, or library systems.

For Students

The Best Book of Weather
Simon Adams, Kingfisher, 2001
Down Comes the Rain
Franklyn Branley, Harper, 1997
On Earth
G. Brian Karas, Putnam Juvenile, 2005
Shapes in the Sky
Josepha Sherman, Picture Window, 2004

For Teachers

Weather: A Visual Guide
Bruce Buckley, Edward J. Hopkins, and Richard Whitaker, Firefly Books Ltd., 2004
The Weather Detectives: Fun-Filled Facts, Experiments, and Activities for Kids!
Mark E. Eubank, Mark A. Hicks (illustrator), Gibbs Smith Publishers, 2004


Dan's Wild Wild Weather
The Weather Channel

For additional websites, see the Best of the Net feature at and sites recommended by the National Science Teachers Association at