Le TEMPS qu'il fait / The WEATHER


(Updated on 17/09/2013)


Weather according to Snoopy and friends


Flashcards and Cliparts  
Definitions and Vocabulary  
Activities :

Listening - Interactive activities - Activities to print -
Lesson plans
Webquests -
Interactive games - Games to print - Songs - Videos

Conversation questions  
Stories, Poems, Idioms and Proverbs  
Posters, Signs and Paintings  
Seasons :

Flashcards and Animations - PowerPoint Presentations - Vocabulary -
Pronunciation / Listening
- Cards -
Interactive activities - Activities to print
- Lesson plans - Songs
Spring - Summer - Autumn / Fall - Winter

Related pages : Weather in geography
Natural disasters (geography)
Natural disasters
(vocabulary and activities)



Activities TO PRINT :

  • Weather forecast - a worksheet created by Isabelle Boresy (Ac. Amiens) - Niveau 5ème
    On peut aussi "demander (aux élèves) d'aller sur le site de la BBC , de choisir une ville ou une région et de relever des infos sur la météo de cette région ou ville."
    Un autre site utile:

  • The weather forecast
    This worksheet presents basic vocabulary for describing the weather. Pupils learn nouns and adjectives to talk about the weather.
    There is also a word search with a hidden message. The worksheet includes a reading activity, pupils have to draw weather symbols on a map.
    At the end of the worksheet, there is a speaking activity in which they are invited to play the role of a weather forecast presenter.
    Created by Isabelle Boresy (Ac. Amiens)

  • Create a weather forecast - Geography Resources / Weather & Tourism


  • Climates
    "Match the descriptions to the correct climate."
    Click on GEOGRAPHY / Weather & Tourism
    (Primary Resources)


  • Dress for the weather - (
    "Cut out the people and place each one in the correct setting."
  • To remember the colors of the rainbow (red orange yellow green blue indigo violet) in order:
    Run Off Young Girls Boys In View.
  • Label the Daytime Sky ( :
    cloud - lightning - rain - rainbow - snow - sun - tornado


  • Weather vocabulary
    Weather Vocabulary Quiz Worksheet
    "Match the vocabulary words on the left with the definitions on the right." (

  • Weather quiz - (
    "Use the Little Explorers picture dictionary to answer the questions."

  • Weather - Circle the correct answer. (autoenglish)
    ex : "This is similar to fog but not so thick and usually seen in the morning.
    A cloud B mist C smog"


Lesson plans :





  • Climate change threatens fish populations - a lesson plan
    with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises."
    (Breaking News English)
  • Weather - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.

Webquests :




  • What's the weather like ? - interactive game with AUDIO
    "What's the weather like in China? What's the weather like in Egypt? Listen to the weather news and put the weather symbols in the right places."



  • The sky - interactive crossword


  • Groundhogs (
    "It is the story of a family of groundhogs who learn that each member of the family is special and has something to contribute, regardless of size, strength, or age.
    Each member of Phil's family was named after something to do with the weather.
    On their own special pages they will tell you something about their names, play fun and educational games with you and teach you about weather."


  • Weather Wiz Kids - information, quizzes, games, flashcards... (


  • Weather Activities: (
    "Learn how to report and predict the weather at the underground W.H.E.D. weather caves!"


Games TO PRINT :



Songs :


  • Rain
    "And when it looks like rain
    And when the dark clouds fill your sky...
    I know the sun's gonna shine...
    A little rain must fall
    So let it rain"

  • SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - the trailer (


  • Hells-Bells by AC/DC - activities to print - You can listen to the song (
    "I'm the rolling thunder; the pouring rain.
    I'm comin' on like a hurricane.
    White lightning's flashing across the sky!"
  • April Showers by Al Jolson :
    "Though April showers may come your way,
    They bring the flowers that bloom in May."
    (Proverb : 'April showers bring forth May flowers')
  • Rain by Breaking Benjamin :
    " Rain Rain Go Away Come Again Another Day"
  • Silver Lining by Gang Of Four : - UPDATED
    "Your look will always find me hypnotized
    Behind every cloud there's a silver lining"
    (Proverb : 'Every cloud has a silver lining.')

  • The Wild Life by Bananarama :
    "You wanna live fast
    Cutting it fine
    Make hay while the sun shines"
  • Under Pressure by David Bowie / Queen :
    "These are the days it never rains but it pours"
  • When its Raining Cats and Dogs by PM Dawn :
    "So when it's raining cats and dogs.
    I won't complain and I won't mind.
    When it's raining cats and dogs
    I'll understand the reasons why..."
  • When The Rain Begins To Fall - sung by Jermaine Jackson
    (You Tube)
    "you'll ride my rainbow in the sky...
    And I will catch you if you fall
    you'll never have to ask me why.
    And when the rain begins to fall
    I'll be the sunshine in your life..."


Videos :