We found 41 resources with the concept water filtration
STEMonstrations: Water FiltrationLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat do astronauts do when they run out of water? They recycle their used water of course! An astronaut on the space station explains how the water they use gets filtered to create fresh drinking water in an installment of the STEM on...
Making Connections with Water QualityLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
What's in your water? And, why is water quality so important? Enhance your class's level of water appreciation through a lesson plan that demonstrates the necessity of water quality. Environmental enthusiasts explore the EPA's Clean...
Solubility and Reactions in Solution: How Does My Water Softener Work?Lesson Planet
11 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What is soap scum, and why does it form? Explore hard versus soft water with a video from JFR Science. The narrator explains why someone might have hard water, the factors that affect ion solubility, and how a water softener addresses...
Your Environment, Your Health: Water QualityLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How important is water quality where you live? The first module in a six-unit series includes four lessons on water quality. By applying the concept directly to the lives of pupils, they engage in meaningful learning. They read about...
When Is Water Safe to Drink?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th
How safe is the drinking water you have access to? Colors, smells, and other factors may lead you to finding out if your water is safe. Watch a video that explains the ways water becomes filtered and ways to know when water is contaminated.
How Natural Areas Filter WaterLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Often called the gift of nature, water is a valuable natural resource. A creative instructional activity examines the importance of water quality for both humans and agriculture. Scholars learn to view natural areas as filters for...
Fibers, Dyes, and the EnvironmentLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Nanofibers can be made through electrospinning or force spinning in order to reduce the negative impact on the environment. Pupils study the role of fibers and dye on the environment through a series of five hands-on activities. Then,...
The Water CycleLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Few things are more important to life on earth than water. This is a collection of resources for middle schoolers about the various stages of the water cycle. Included are hands-on activities/labs, videos, worksheets, and diagrams. Get your hands dirty (or wet!) and check them out.
Water Remediation LabLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Water filtration — that's pure genius! Groups test the ability of a water filter to purify water by running chlorine contaminated water through a filter and measuring the chlorine concentrations as they filter the water. They then graph...
Environmental SciencesLesson Planet
K - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Whether you are teaching environmental science in junior high or studying recycling in kindergarten, there is something for all in this set of lessons designed for environmental education. The 110-page packet comes with tips for teaching...
To Filter or Not to FilterLesson Planet
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Drinking clean water can be taken for granted. Explore the process and high cost of filtering water with a water pollution and filtration activity. Young scientist build a filtration system to filter polluted water, examine the economics...
Recycled Water: A Smart Way to Reuse WaterLesson Planet
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about wastewater and recycled water with a science reading activity. After learners finish a two-page passage about conserving the water supply, they answer six comprehension questions about what they have read.