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Where We Get Our Fresh Water
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
This fresh resource explores the world's fresh water: where it can be found, and how humans use it. You might be surprised at the variety of domestic uses! Short, but sweet, this feature can be followed by a class discussion using the...
Exploring Density with Salt and Fresh Water: Part 5
6th - 9th
This particular lesson was written by the National Earth Science Teachers Association, but density is a concept that you can teach at the beginning of the school year in your life, physical, or earth science classes. It would be fun to...
Fresh Water Scarcity: An Introduction to the Problem
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Freshwater is not as plentiful as one might think! Explore how limited this fundamental resource is, how it is being used, and how shortages can be addressed. When you are teaching upper-elementary or middle school earth scientists about...
Discover Water—The Role of Water in Our Lives
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Make a splash with this series of engaging interactives that teach all about one of the most important substances on Earth: water. From oceans to bodies of freshwater, these fun resources investigate the water cycle and the important role water plays in the lives of people around the world.
Desalination: Turning Salt Water into Fresh Water
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
How does San Francisco supply its citizens with enough water, even during a drought? Learn about reservoirs and why desalination could be a good solution with a reading passage about water conservation. After kids finish the...