Water Table Teacher Resources
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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...
We're Oversalting Our Food, and It's Not What You ThinkLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Would you believe we are salting our food as it grows? Water tables rise in areas cleared for crops causing the salty water to reach the roots of those crops. The video narrator explains the negative effects on plants as well as...
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...
Activity #4 Ground Water Model In a JarLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Students devlop a model, which they illustrate a water table and allow for the discussion of common terms and illustrate what those terms mean. They comprehend that a flow rates, removal of contaminants, and the amount of water stored...
Using GIS to Construct Water Table Maps and Flow NetsLesson Planet
Students examine how to use GIS software to analyze patterns of groundwater flow. Seepage lake elevation data from the Sand Hills of Nebraska is used to construct a water table map and flow net using Esri's Arc Map software.
Regents High School Examination: Physical Setting Earth Science 2008Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Throughout this earth science exam, high-school geologists complete a series of multiple choice and short answer questions about the solar system, atmosphere, and earth system. This is an amazing test, as are all of the exams developed...
Sustainability: Learning for a Lifetime – The Importance of WaterLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Water is essential for life—and understanding the importance of clean drinking water is essential in understanding sustainability! Show your environmental science class the basics of water testing and treatment through a week-long...
The Little Stuff Can Make a Big DifferenceLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Great things come in small packages! What better way to illustrate this point than a week-long look at nanotechnology? Earth science scholars explore water quality issues through lab activities, then research new innovations in nanotech...
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...