We found 24 resources with the concept water flow
Design of an Earthen Dam for a Lafayette NeighborhoodLesson Planet
How do dams support bodies of water? Scholars engage in a hands-on STEM activity where they design, build, and test dams to learn about bodies of water and how humans use natural resources. They learn how criteria and constraints affect...
Bio Inspired Design Paper FlowersLesson Planet
3rd CCSS: Designed
Can paper flowers have some of the same properties as real flowers? First, learners investigate how water is absorbed into a flower through capillary action by using real flowers, yarn, and paper. Then, they have an opportunity to create...
Hydraulics and Electrical Control of Hydraulic SystemsLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
It's all systems go for learning about hydraulic systems. An eBook provides a set of videos and exercise questions for a semester-long course on hydraulics. Six units introduce hydraulics, Pascal's law, hydraulic applications, flow...
Fluid Flow and Equipment: Crash Course Engineering #13Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
Bernoulli knows best (at least about fluid mechanics). The 13th installment in the Crash Course Engineering series focuses on Bernoulli's principle. Viewers learn the relationship between the speed and pressure of fluids by watching a...
Stress, Strain and Quicksand: Crash Course Engineering #12Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
A video flows naturally into a lesson on fluid mechanics. Viewers of an engaging YouTube video learn about the interaction of forces involving fluids. The 12th installment of the Crash Course Engineering series covers stress and strain,...
Flow Rates of Faucets and RiversLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Go with the flow and use a helpful resource. A set of two activities has learners investigate flow rates. They first determine the flow rate of a faucet by measuring how long it takes to fill a bucket. Using the results, they make a...
Identifying and Locating Lakes and RiversLesson Planet
5th - 6th
Students analyze geography by creating an illustration of nature in class. In this bodies of water lesson, students describe the differences between lakes and rivers, identify ones that are close to their home and define water vocabulary...
Charleston Bump Expedition Eddies, Gyres and Drowning MachinesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars describe at least three types of effect that physical obstructions may have on water flowing past the obstructions. Students explain at least three ways in which current flow can be significant to benthic organisms.