Do you know the story of the three little pigs? Watch this short video of the story. Pay attention to the problems the pigs faced and why.
Three Little Pigs
What could the first two pigs have done differently to prevent the destruction of their homes?
Facilitate a class discussion about the story and review the highlighted vocabulary. Let your class know that they will be studying severe weather and its impact on homes. For a hands-on extension activity, see Appendix F in the teacher resources.
Did You Know?
What is severe weather?
How does weather impact people's lives?
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