Groundwater Teacher Resources
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Groundwater as Part of the Water CycleLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Make sure to read through the activity procedures thoroughly before teaching this lesson because the materials list is incomplete. Also, the mentioned worksheets and booklet are not available. However, there is no need to discard this...
What is Groundwater? Our Underground Water SupplyLesson Planet
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about the consequences of groundwater with a lesson about the different ways California handles water conservation and pollution. After reading a passage about the water table, learners apply what they have read to six...
Protecting Ground WaterLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Perfect for a senior project or upper-level environmental science course, high schoolers read a seven-step plan to develop a ground water protection plan within the community. Whether using the reading as a demonstration of the amount of...
Predicting Ground Water FlowLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
After background reading on ground and surface water is complete, young hydrologists create a water table contour map. The map displays the elevation of surrounding areas and requires that the cartologists draw contour lines and arrows...
Ground Water ContaminationLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
While intended as background information for teachers, the information about the logistics and effects of the contamination of groundwater would make an excellent supplemental piece for kids with a high reading level. While there are few...
Groundwater Flow Demonstration ModelLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Students investigate the concept of groundwater that includes aquifers, groundwater flow, and the water table. They participate in activities using a flow demonstration model. Its use engages all types of learners because of its hands on...
New England's Ground Water ResourcesLesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn all about where ground water is stored, how it moves, and how it is accessed in a detailed and thorough 10-page reading. Whether supplementing reading for an existing environmental or earth science course or providing background...
Solubility and Chemical Changes in GroundwaterLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students test pH of water before and after it travels through different substrates (igneous pebbles and limestone) to detemine how soluble materials can affect groundwater. They answer questions such as: What happended to the pH of the...
What is Groundwater Pollution Doing to the Neighborhood?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars explore the impact of groundwater pollution on health. They examine the carcinogenic contaminants and their possible sources. Students develop methods to lessen or eliminate the pollutants from the environment.
Understanding Groundwater & the Effects of PollutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Young scholars complete a unit on the effects of pollution on our water supply. They create a graph to examine the density of earth's land surface, round the population to the nearest hundred million place, participate in a...