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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...
Activity #5 Soils-Permeability and Impurity RemovalLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Learners predict which types of soils would work best for keeping contaminants contained. They comprehend that in the past, landfills have been one major source of groundwater contamination. Pupils comprehend that placing and building...
Global Water Supply High School CurriculumLesson Planet
9th - 12th
New ReviewSome areas of the world take water for granted while others are in crisis. So what to do? Learners consider the water crisis situation in several countries. They compare and contrast each location and the causes and effects of the water...
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...
Groundwater as Part of the Water CycleLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Make sure to read through the activity procedures thoroughly before teaching this activity because the materials list is incomplete. Also, the mentioned worksheets and booklet are not available. However, there is no need to discard this...
Nature Rules In The Great Flood of 1993Lesson Planet
7th - 9th
Students examine the event of the Great Flood of 1993. Using the internet, they research the economic, social and ecological changes that impacted the area. They conduct a town meeting in which they debate the positives and negatives of...
Salty or Not: A Taste of the Bering SeaLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Many arctic mammals, such as polar bears, seals, and walruses, depend on the sea ice about 3 m thick for their habitat. Pupils investigate the properties of polar water and polar ice and their properties through readings, videos, and...
What's the Difference Between Concentration and Solubility?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Learners discuss the difference between concentration and solubility as well as examine the difference in a hands-on activity. Using water and table salt, they experiment with solubility. They create different concentrations using water...
Water Conservation/ Pollution: Why is the Water Running?Lesson Planet
5th - 9th
Students consider water conservation and chemical pollution of water. In this water use lesson plan, students discover how water towers and dams are used to take water to desired locations. Students also discuss the effects of chemical...
Understanding Groundwater & the Effects of PollutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers 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...
Making Tracks: A Sea Turtle's JourneyLesson Planet
K - 2nd
Students estimate the size of sea turtles by crumbling pieces of newspaper and placing them in a trash bag. they compare their turtle with one in a video. They illustrate the turtle's life cycle and piece together teacher-prepared turtle...
Summer Water & Sand Activity: All Soaked Up!Lesson Planet
Pre-K - K
In this lesson, Summer Water & Sand Activity: All Soaked Up!, students experiment with sponges and water. Students analyze how sponges absorb water. Students learn a song to sing during the lesson to help them understand the water...
Wondrous Water: Ernest Blumenschein's Eagle's Nest LakeLesson Planet
Pre-K - K
Students observe a painting. In this observation and comparison lesson, students view the painting Eagle's Nest Lake and answer various questions on its contents. Students experiment with moving water and share their observations, then...
Rainwater Harvesting, A Practice for Puerto Rico?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
Students identify the various sources of water in Puerto Rico. In groups, they research the various ways people in the country gather their water. They also analyze the reasoning behind water catchment systems to end the lesson plan.
Exploring the Properties of Matter in the PreschoolLesson Planet
Students study the properties of the physical and natural world. In this properties of the physical and natural world lesson, preschool students work at discovery tables to see how simple machines work, what happens when items are put...
Everything Preschool - Bugs Lesson PlanLesson Planet
Pupils follow daily activities at the same time everyday and build a daily routine in the classroom. In this improve everything Preschool lesson, students are introduced to insects and how they are different from one another. Pupils then...
Summer Water & Sand Activity: Go with the FlowLesson Planet
Pre-K - K
Students discover different materials that help to transport water in order to develop their observation and problem solving science skills. In this water lesson plan, students first brainstorm about different ways that water can be...