Weather Systems

  • Grade 4
  • How the World Works
Weather Systems

Central Idea: Change in weather and climate impact human societies in a variety of ways

Key concepts: form, change, causation

Related concepts: weather, systems, climate

Lines of Inquiry:

  • Measuring and predicting weather
  • The impact of and response to extreme weather events
  • Sources of climate change and its impact

PYP Subject Focus:

  • Science Japanese Art Religion Mathematics Language

Approaches to learning:

  • Social skills (collaboration)

Learner Profile:

  • Knowledgeable
  • Reflective


  • climate
  • systems
  • weather