On Wednesday, Meteorologist Alex O'Brien spoke with the 2nd graders at Sierra Vista Elementary in Pueblo West. She taught the students how to stay safe during severe weather in Colorado. The students also learned the weather dance today and had a lot of fun dancing/stretching. Then, the students created their very own 7-day forecast for the week ahead.
Want to get your young scientists and artists in your family involved? Download the First Alert 5 Storm Safe activity book (20MB PDF).
They'll find useful and fun information on winter storms, thunderstorms, lightning, hail, strong winds, tornadoes, flooding, how to be a safety kid, cool ideas for safe at-home experiments, and more!
Your young scientist can also send in a portion of the activity book to be featured in a First Alert 5 forecast.
Curious about the First Alert 5 Weather Storm Impact Scale? Check out our cheatsheet explainer.
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