Lesson Plans Associated with Keyword 'water'
To compare the amount of liquid absorbed by different materials.
Avoiding Water Pollution
Recognize human responsibility for maintaining clean supplies of water, and identify actions that are taken to ensure water supplies are safe.
Drying Wet Surfaces
To see that wet surfaces will dry more quickly when exposed to heat or wind. We look at the effects of heat, wind, and humidity on clothes on a line and drying hair.
Evaporation and Condensation
To act out a simple experiment to see how water left in open containers will decrease due to evaporation, but the water level in closed containers will not decrease.
How Water and Air Get Polluted
To identify ways that we pollute our water and air, and look at alternatives.
Places We Find Water
In this model we "act out" the places in our lives where we find water. We'll build sprinklers, showers, ice cubes, snow drifts, clouds, popsicles...and lots more!
The Mixing Game
This is a very fun, game type model. In it we explore whether or not different types of liquids mix - and why.
The Water Song
This is an 'action song' that describes the different states of water - liquid, gas, solid. Use these verses and actions and then add your own!
Water and Waterproofing
Evaluate the suitability of different materials for containing liquids. A look at porous and non-porous containers.