Why Lesson Planet?
Second in a three-part instructional activity on rivers, this instructional activity focuses on the flooding that occurs in riparian locations. First, learners take a look at facts about the Amazon River. They read online materials and fill in a worksheet as they proceed. In small groups, they research famous flash floods. There are many resource links to reading materials, making this a terrific scientific literacy instructional activity in addition to it being an enhancement to your earth science curriculum.