Grade Range: 6-8
Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media
Duration: 13 Minutes
Date Posted: 7/25/2012
Learn about the history of predicting weather in the United States from actor Dwayne Starlin playing Joseph Henry, first secretary of the Smithsonian. Henry played a crucial role in creating a weather prediction service in the United States that became the National Weather Service. The resource includes a teachers guide and student worksheet.
Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)
United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)