Take a look at the picture on page 175 of your textbook. Have you ever seen one of these in person? Tornadoes are one kind of severe weather that we experience in Illinois. Do you know what to do to stay safe during a tornado? Create a pamphlet for tornado safety.
Here are some questions to think about:
What is the difference between a tornado watch and a tornado warning?
Where should you take shelter if you have to stay outside?
What dangers should you watch out for after a tornado?
What items should you keep in your disaster kit?
Are you ready? Begin by visiting the Web sites listed in Step 2. Look for answers to the questions above and record your notes in the boxes.
Step 2. Research
Once you've read about tornado safety, type your safety tips in the boxes. Make sure you include details in your notes.
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