Twist and Spout

Twist and Spout

WEATHER AND CLIMATE STORYLINE TWO

Players continue to help cartographer Juniper, who wants to set up a weather station somewhere on the island. In the course of trying to find a good location for the weather station, the players see a waterspout, and spend time investigating storm formation.

NGSS Alignment
NGSS Alignment

This storyline aligns with the Next Generation Science Standards at MS-ESS2-5.

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Vocab Card Download
Vocab Card Download

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Real World Connections
Real World Connections

This storyline is based on the anchoring phenomenon of tornados, using a water spout. Players observe it and then help to come up with predictions for a warning system for tornados.

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