This activity would be an 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.
Umbrella picture Make umbrellas out of pipe cleaner pieces and cupcake liners folded in half. Use cotton balls to make clouds. Then use q-tips or fingers in blue paint to make rain drops. Perfect for "April showers.
Frugal April Fun Craft for Kids: DIY Rainy Day Paper Umbrellas: You can’t have rain without umbrellas, right? A great umbrella is the best part of a fun rainstorm. So whip up some mini umbrellas of your own to display.