How Much Water is There?

Students investigate the amount of fresh water on earth and which water can be used for consumption. In this fresh water lesson plan, students calculate the amount of fresh water that can be used for consumption on earth. They use a 5 gallon tank to represent the volume of water on earth and using tablespoons, they calculate the amount of fresh water available for human consumption.

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Resource Details

Grade
8th - 10th
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Year
2009