Clouds

Why are there clouds? Explore the water cycle.

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On OS X 10.9 or newer, you will need to install a launcher application to run this Java activity. If you have not already installed it, please:

  • Download the launcher installer
  • Open the downloaded .dmg file and drag the CCLauncher application to your Applications folder
  • Return to this page and launch the resource

Investigate how and why clouds form, and what different kinds of clouds there are by following a story guiding you through a series of interactive activities. Learn about the water cycle and how clouds play a part in it, as well as how to create your own cloud in a bottle. Pre- and post-tests encourage reflection on your knowledge of clouds.

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Download Size: 79 MB (Windows) 101 MB (OS X)

WARNING: Your data will not be saved. To save data, run this activity as a registered user. You can register at the project portal. Please view the requirements below before launching this activity.

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© Copyright The Concord Consortium

Record Link
<a href="">The Concord Consortium. Clouds. Concord: The Concord Consortium, 2010, September 10.</a>

AIP
Clouds (The Concord Consortium, Concord, 2010, September 10), WWW Document, (https://concord.org/).

AJP
Clouds (The Concord Consortium, Concord, 2010, September 10), WWW Document, (https://concord.org/).

APA
Clouds. (2010, September 10). Retrieved 2017, June 27, from The Concord Consortium: https://concord.org/

Disclaimer: The Concord Consortium offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure.

Requirements

This activity requires the Java Runtime Environment version 5 (sometimes referred to as 1.5) or later with Java Webstart. You can download it at java.com.

On OS X 10.9 or newer, you will need to install a launcher application to run this Java activity. If you have not already installed it, please:

  • Download the launcher installer
  • Open the downloaded .dmg file and drag the CCLauncher application to your Applications folder
  • Return to this page and launch the resource

The download for this activity will require 79 MB (Windows) 101 MB (OS X) of disk space.

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Grade Level
Elementary School
Subject
Earth and Space Science
Focus Area
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