How do you know when rain is coming?

How do you know when rain is coming?
Type of Resource: Weblink

This is a 2-minute video clip that explains some different ways that people, and animals, can tell that it's going to rain.


This video would also support Year 2 students' understanding of the water cycle.

Additional Information

Visuals and verbal instructions are clearly presented. A ‘View’ button leads students directly to the challenge while a ‘Details’ button provides useful teacher curriculum support.


It includes useful questions to ask before during and after viewing.

Australian Curriculum:
  • Year 1 > Science Understanding > Earth and Space Sciences > Observable changes occur in the sky and landscape > ACSSU019
  • Year 2 > Science Understanding > Earth and Space Sciences > Earth’s resources are used in a variety of ways > ACSSU032