We found 153 resources with the concept groundwater
3 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe ninth lesson in a 10-part series on Fresh Solutions explains how aquifers develop and how people currently use them. The video also explores how aquifers are being depleted faster than they refill and the long-term concerns about...
Exploring Our Growing Need for Water
6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewPupils explore the amount of water people use in agriculture and for personal use. They compare water usage for various crops to that of raising animals before considering solutions for increased access to safe drinking water worldwide....
Termite Activity Enhances Ecosystem Productivity and Stability
1 min 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Termites in your house? Bad. Termites in your garden ... good? Discover the good side of an insect that often gets a bad rap with an interesting animation. The narrator discusses how termites break down plant material, what the soil...
Sustainability: Learning for a Lifetime – The Importance of Water
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 Difference
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...
ESS2C - The Role of Water in Earth's Surface Processes
5 mins 2nd - 12th
Water is something most of us take for granted. Explore the important aspects of water with a short video lesson. The instructor addresses the key instructional points of the NGSS standard ESS2C. He explains the complexity of the water...
The Water Cycle for Schools: Advanced Ages
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore the water cycle in an interactive diagram of the process. The diagram shows how water is a moving system and constantly changing forms. The resourc includes vocabulary words that pupils click on in order to discover more about...
Arsenic and Selenium Removal From Drinking Water at a Minimal Cost
10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Decide on the most efficient plan to supply drinking water. The second project-based learning task in a two-part series builds upon the first project. Pupils revisit the wells to supply drinking water, but they must make sure the...
The Water Cycle
4th - 8th
Few things are more important to life on earth than water. This is a collection of resources for middle schoolers about the various stages of the water cycle. Included are hands-on activities/labs, videos, worksheets, and diagrams. Get your hands dirty (or wet!) and check them out.