Cloud Types. Grades 4. Learner Expectations. Grade 4 Weather: Select Cloud The learner will be able to identify cloud types. In this lesson you will:. Learn about the 3 types of clouds. Choose and write a report about one cloud type. What are clouds?.
Low clouds are of made of water droplets. However, when temperatures are cold enough, these clouds may also contain ice particles and snow.
The word stratus comes from the Latin word that means "to spread out." Stratus clouds are horizontal, layered clouds that stretch out across the sky like a blanket.