Come Rain or Come Shine

From song lyrics to predictions, we use weather lore every day. Have you ever worn your pajamas inside out in hope of a snow day? What sayings do you use to predict the weather? Do you have stories about storms or rainbows or really hot days? This activity looks at a variety of ways we are all folk meteorologists.
Paper, pencil, Weather Lore Worksheet, optional crayons and audio recorder

With thanks to the Wisconsin Weather Stories team, ( | About the photo: Weekly temperature graph from “Teaching Young Students to Interview: When Family and Community Knowledge Informs Culturally Responsive Teaching” by Allyn Kurin and Gina Elliott (2019 Journal of Folklore and Education)