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The Earth's Water Cycle - Environmental Science
Although very short, this video imparts the basic information associated with the water cycle. It might be best-used as a refresher for the teacher to make sure he/she has the most important vocabulary words and their definitions down.
1 min 4th - 8th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Lesson 1: Confronting Climate Change: Seeing
Examine the effects of climate change on the water cycle in the first of three lessons using the IBM THINK app, which walks through the process of innovation. Learners look back through history to see which tools might help them study climate change, then perform a controlled experiment simulating the hydrologic cycle under different environmental conditions.
6th - 12th Science 47 Views 39 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Take A Spin Around The Water Cycle
Are you looking for a great collection of lessons and activities on the water cycle? This plan is for you! In it, second graders engage in hands-on lessons that cover science, langugage arts, and art as they study the water cycle. Topics covered are the various types of water on Earth, ground water, water vapor, clouds, and precipitation.
2nd Science 60 Views 199 Downloads
Science and Reading: Water Cycle
Students explore Earth science by identifying characteristics of water. In this water cycle lesson plan, students read 10 separate books regarding Earth science and weather patterns. Students analyze the information from the books and complete graphic arts activities, vocabulary quizzes and study questions.
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 224 Views 524 Downloads
The Water Cycle in a Bowl
Students conduct an experiment on the stages of the Water Cycle. In this water cycle lesson, students view the materials needed for the experiment and brainstorm how they relate to the Water Cycle. Students conduct an experiment where they create the Water Cycle in a bowl and observe it for the next few days.
K - 3rd Science 27 Views 129 Downloads
The Water Cycle Experiment
An interesting experiment is filmed in this earth science video. The narrator shows the class the differences between covered soil and bare soil when it comes to retaining rain water. He pours water into two containers, one with soil covered with a layer of powdered horse manure and the other which has soil with no cover on it at all.
7 mins 7th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Water on the Move in the Great Salt Lake Basin
Fourth graders explore the water cycle as it relates to the Great Salt Lake basin in Utah. They discover how water moves in and out of the Great Salt Lake Basin. They consider what it would be like to take a journey through the water cycle in the Great Salt Lake Water Basin as a water drop!
4th Science 5 Views 15 Downloads
How Much Salt is in the Gsl Water?
Fourth graders study the water cycle and the different processes that are involved, like precipitation, evaporation, etc. They conduct an experiment observing the water cycle in action and write a hypothesis, observations and conclusions.
4th Science 5 Views 16 Downloads
Wonderfully Wet Water!
Students define precipitation, evaporation, and condensation as they relate to the water cycle; use a model the water cycle; define the three forms of water as solid (ice), liquid (water), and gas (vapor); and describe water in terms of usage.
2nd - 4th Science 11 Views 13 Downloads
In this science worksheet, students learn about water cycle, weather, clouds, storms and water resources by completing 8 pages of this full color newsletter. Students read a story, study weather maps, learn to make a rain gauge, learn about violent storms and complete a weather crossword puzzle.
4th - 5th Science 30 Views 220 Downloads
Science: Surviving in Salt Water
Students read the Adventure Team journal about scuba diving and discuss underwater plants and animals. They discover the meaning of water cycle, erosion,and examine how plants and animals can live in salt water. Students experiment with eggs dropped in glasses of water and salt water to observe how salt helps fish float.
3rd - 5th Science 3 Views 26 Downloads
Go To The Head of the Cloud
Students pretend they are water droplets traveling through the water cycle. Using their text, they discover the steps in the cycle and the different paths water can take. They write a report about their journey through the water cycle and present it to the class.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 8 Downloads
Wonders of Weather
Fourth graders complete activities to study weather and the water cycle. For this water cycle lesson, 4th graders observe a demonstration of the three stages of water. Students work in groups to complete a water cycle lab activity. Students visit the given websites to view the water cycle online and sing a related song.
4th Science 3 Views 10 Downloads
Where in the world is the Hydra Electron?
Walk your class through the journey water takes once it leaves your kitchen sink, all the way through the water cycle. Demonstrations support your lecture. This plan is thoroughly written, but ideally you would follow it up with water quality testing or other activities.
1st - 8th Science 3 Views 3 Downloads
Students connect the water cycle concept with local fresh water availability and consumption. They identify waterways in their own region. Students define, predict, research, and map local watershed areas. They research the positive effects that watersheds have on global warming.
4th - 12th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Water Cycle Voice Thread
Young scholars understand the water cycle through a role playing activity. In this water cycle lesson, students become familiar with the water cycle through a play about the water cycle. Young scholars illustrate their parts and create a VoiceThread presentation.
1st - 6th 21st Century Skills 8 Views 124 Downloads