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I'M SINGING IN THE RAIN

Measure the amount of rainfall with your own rain gauge

Suitable For

Grade 4

Difficulty

2

Time Required

 Months

Supervision

Advised

What’s it about?

Next time it starts raining, be one step ahead of your dad and measure the amount of rainfall with your very own rain gauge. In the following science experiment you will learn how:

Topics covered

Rain gauge

What will I need?

  • MARKER
  • TALL GLASS JAR
  • LARGE CAN
  • PLASTIC RULER

Procedure (Method)

Unfortunately, this section is only available in the e-book version of the project.

How does it work?

Unfortunately, this section is only available in the e-book version of the project.

It is fun to record rainfall for several months. See if the amount changes with different months and seasons. Read more on how a normal rain gauge works by reading the ‘learn more’ section in the e-book.

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