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Digital Watersheds Activities

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This digital resource contains web-based activities that students can complete in Google Drive™ or Microsoft OneDrive™. Students will use the 16 slides to learn about watersheds by accessing websites, reading short passages, typing answers to questions, and clicking and dragging movable objects. This resource is a great addition to a science unit on the water cycle, ecosystems, or natural resources! No prep for you; no lost papers for them!

Slide contents include:

  • defining water terms (i.e., groundwater, surface water, tributaries)
  • learning what a watershed is and how it is shaped
  • identifying the role of wetlands in watersheds
  • exploring U.S. watersheds (including the Chesapeake Bay Watershed)
  • learning about healthy watersheds and water quality
  • finding your local watershed
  • brainstorming ways to take care of your watershed
  • completing review questions
  • creating a media message about watersheds

What's Included:

  • 16 interactive slides
  • teacher answer key
  • step-by-step tutorial explaining how to share the resource with your students (both for Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive)

**Please note that you’ll need an internet connection, a laptop or tablet, and a Google or Microsoft OneDrive account.**

"Probably the best resource I have ever bought for science. My students have truly enjoyed learning about Watershed this way! Most of all, they are demonstrating a true understanding of what a watershed is and they are able to verbalize with examples and vocabulary. Thank you so much!" - Jacqueline

"Distance learning was a challenge and this lightened the load! Everything that students need is already there. My students were able to complete this with minimal help." - Heather

"This is a fantastic resource! The kids thoroughly enjoyed working through the engaging activities related to our Water Unit. I can't wait to use it again this year!" - Melissa

Recommended Grade Levels: 4, 5, 6

Number of Slides: 16

Supports: 2018 Virginia Science SOL 4.8

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