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
The Weather Detectives: Fun-Filled Facts, Experiments, and Activities for Kids
Mark Eubank, Mark A. Hicks (illustrator), Gibbs Smith, 2004
Water: Our Precious Resource
Roy Gallant, Benchmark Books, 2002

For Teachers

Extreme Weather: A Guide and Record Book
Christopher C. Burt, W.W. Norton & Company, 2004
Weather: A Visual Guide
Bruce Buckley, Edward J. Hopkins, Richard Whitaker, Firefly Books Ltd., 2004


Dan's Wild Wild Weather
Meteorology Library
National Weather Service
The Weather Channel

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