Sunday, January 22, 2012

Reading Thermometers - Math & Science Skill

There are 2 scales for measuring temperature ...... the Fahrenheit scale (F) and Celsius or centigrade scale (C).

Learning to read thermometers is an important science and math skill.

Making Learning Fun ( has some adorable, free Temperature Cards that you can download. They are actually beyond adorable with a little penguin on each card! What a great way for children to practice this skill. Click on the link below.

~ Making Learning Fun - Temperature Clip Cards


Homeschool Creations has a great thermometer printout that the kids could use every day to record the temperature. She uses it as part of her homeschool morning board. The kids could first read a real thermometer or they could look up the day's temperature on the internet, then use the printout to record the temperature. Click on the link below.

~ Homeschool Creations - Thermometer Printout 


To read an earlier post on how to make a homemade thermometer click on the link below. 
~ Homemade Thermometer

Have fun learning about thermometers and weather. 


1 comment:

  1. As a homeschool family, we have had fun with our giant thermometer. Read our post on how learning to read it led to a disussion on several different science topics:



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