We found 104 reviewed resources for water conservation grade 5-6
The Role of Water in the Generation of ElectricityLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Not only do we need to drink water to survive, it has become increasingly important to us in its ability to help generate electricity. In some cases, it is renewable, and in others, it is not. Middle schoolers scrutinize a scenario by...
How Do We Meet the Growing Need for Water?Lesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Some aquifers took thousands of years to collect water, yet they have been depleted in only a hundred years. Viewers learn about where humans use water and the serious concerns for the future of the water supply in the second of 10...
Waste Water RecyclingLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
What types of water qualify for recycling and how does the recycling process work? The eighth lesson in the 10-part series exploring Fresh Solutions presents both the financial and water savings associated with emerging recycling methods.
"Water is Life" Global Water AwarenessLesson Planet
6th - 9th
Students examine and calculate the percentage of potable water remaining on the earth. For this ecology and geography lesson, students brainstorm the main factors affecting water distribution. Students use mathematical problem solving to...
How Water Pollution Is Cleaned UpLesson Planet
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As a follow-up from the previous lesson, young environmentalists discuss the benefits of water filtration and whether or not it's the best option. Other alternatives including air stripping, bioremediation, and phytoremediation are...
Conserving Resources by Watering EfficientlyLesson Planet
3rd - 4th
Students determine a watering schedule that promotes healthy grass growth. For this plants and natural resource conservation lesson, students plant grass seed in liter bottles and follow two different schedules that include "more...
Water, Water Everywhere: Water Conservation for Young ChildrenLesson Planet
1st - 2nd
Students brainstorm ways in which water is used by families and communities; responses are recorded on chart paper. In this environmental lesson, students listen as the teacher reads information about water conservation. Students...
Saving Energy at SchoolLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Schools spend more money on energy than computers and text books combined. Pupils divide into five groups to learn about the energy used by your school. Each group researches a different aspect related to electricity such as appliances,...