The temperature strip is a great method for the students to recognize and practice using a thermometer. This will also help with weather and determining the degrees observe and discuss changes in weather and seasons using common vocabulary.
READING/SCIENCE: This activity would be a simple, yet engaging, way for students to share their own ideas about weather. Together, the whole class would brainstorm common weather terms and put them on display for the rest of the seasonal weather unit.
Weather Teaching Activities Science and reading hands-on activities for students to learn about the different weather pattern. Has good activities for clouds and lightning and tornadoes all things you can relate to the curriculum.
In this activity, the letter combinations are hung around the room and students are to stand by the correct letters which they hear when the teacher reads a word. This helps students to correspond sounds that they hear to letters that they see.
I would use this in my future classroom. It has great weather lessons on Hurricanes and other weather/climate topics. This site has also has many great interactive activities and opportunities for students to use technology in the classroom for learning.