We found 25 resources with the concept turbidity
That Sinking Feeling: Density Currents LabLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Seawater density varies depending upon your location, which means that ships float higher or lower in the ocean depending upon their location as well. In a hands-on activity, individuals explore the density of ocean water. In groups,...
Using Water Chemistry as an Indicator of Stream HealthLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Will this water source support life? Small groups test the chemistry of the water drawn from two different sources. They then compare the collected data to acceptable levels to draw conclusions about the health of the source. The...
Effects of a Golf Course on Stream HealthLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Is the golf course causing issues in the stream? Find out with a resource that has groups perform chemical water tests to analyze the effects of a golf course on a stream. Pupils collect water above and below the course and analyze the...
Science Jeopardy - The Earth SciencesLesson Planet
6th - 8th
The earth sciences are the focus for this Jeopardy-style review game. Categories include geology, space, scientific investigation, meteorology, and oceanography. Diagrams and pictures are involved with most of the questions, making this...
What's in the Water? - Stream Side ScienceLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Here is a complete activity in which young biologists or ecologists test the pH, dissolved oxygen, turbidity and temperature of stream water. The class visits an actual stream and makes observations of the site. They use scientific...
Does Clear Water mean Healthy Water?Lesson Planet
5th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Learners test their local aquatic site to determine its water clarity. They collect a water sample and measure its turbidity using a sensor, then they repeat the experiment to obtain a second turbidity reading to find the average value.
pH Readings and Salinity Readings of Water From Three Locations Within the Neponset River WatershedLesson Planet
Sixth graders test the ph levels of water from three different water environments within the Neponset River Watershed. They discuss the three different water environments, take pH measurements of the three samples, and predict which...