The Case of the Mysterious Renters

Upper-elementary kids examine the water usage in their own home, then use that data to solve a case in which a landlady is trying to determine how many people are living in an apartment being rented. Combine math, scientific method, and ecological thinking with a cross-curricular, real-world problem. When finished, the class looks at some easy ways each child and family can save water. 

4th - 6th Science 80 Views 51 Downloads
Resource Details

2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
2 more...
2 days

What Members Say

Leslie L.
Lesson Planet has helped me differentiate my lessons as well as add culturally relevant material appropriate for my grade level.
Leslie L.
Eden Prairie, MN