Healthy Water, Happy Home

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Clear water does not mean clean water. A collaborative lesson has groups play a board game to identify sources of water pollution and develop strategies for improving water quality. Their investigations include reference to the water habitat and how water quality affects aquatic species.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Follow the lesson with a water quality testing activity and how quality impacts wildlife conservation
  • Ask individuals to create plans to improve water quality in different environments
Classroom Considerations
  • Expects a basic understanding of aquatic habitats
  • Emphasizes scientific vocabulary
  • Provides questioning suggestions
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