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FIELD GUIDE TO WATER EDUCATION

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*Individual student documents in lesson plans table. 

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Individual student handouts and lesson plans (with TEKS references) provided below in pdf.

NOTA: Favor de verificar las habilidades y los conocimientos esenciales de Texas (Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills, TEKS) sugeridos, ya que estos pueden cambiar

Disponible sólo en inglés

Lesson Plans

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Lesson Summary Science TEKS Documents
Community Awareness Plan
Type: Water Education

Brainstorm any discovered water quality problems to find its cause. Develop and implement a plan to address this issue.

4.2C,D,F; 4.3A 5.2D,F,G; 5.3A 6.2E; 6.3A
Data Analysis
Type: Water Education

Explore reasons that caused the results of their collected data.

4.2E,F 5.2E,F
Survey: Biological Properties
Type: Water Education

Collect benthic macroinvertebrates (insects, etc.) to determine water quality.

4.1A; 4.2A,B,D,F; 4.3A; 4.4A,B; 4.10A 5.1A; 5.2A,B,C,D,F; 5.3A; 5.4A,B; 5.9A; 5.10A,C 6.1A; 6.2A,B,E; 6.3A; 6.4A,B; 6.12C,D
Survey: Chemical Properties
Type: Water Education

Test the chemical properties of a water body and hypothesize factors influencing it.

4.1A; 4.2A,B,D,F; 4.3A, 4.4A,B 5.1A; 5.2A,C,D,F; 5.3A; 5.4A,B 6.1A; 6.2A,E; 6.3A; 6.4A,B
Survey: Physical Properties
Type: Water Education

Test the physical properties of a water body and hypothesize factors influencing it.

4.1A; 4.2A,B,D,E,F; 4.3A, 4.4A,B 5.1A; 5.2A,C,D,E,F; 5.3A; 5.4A,B 6.1A; 6.2A,E; 6.3A; 6.4A,B
Survey: Invasive Species–Aquatic Plants
Type: Water Education

Observe and identify aquatic plants considered invasive species.

4.1A; 4.2B; 4.4A,B; 4.10A 5.1A; 5.2C; 5.4A,B; 5.10A 6.1A; 6.4A,B
Survey: On-Site Sketch
Type: Water Education

Observe and identify the characteristics of a water body.

4.2B,D; 4.3A; 4.4A; 4.7A 5.2C; 5.3A; 5.4A 6.2C; 6.4A
Water Pollution
Type: Water Education

Investigate the cause of 10 water pollution scenarios.

4.2D,F; 4.3A 5.2D,F; 5.3A; 5.5D; 5.9C,D 6.2E; 6.3A
The Aquatic Food Web
Type: Water Education

Develop an aquatic food web and understand the relationship between these organisms.

4.3A; 4.9A,B 5.3A; 5.9A,B 6.3B; 6.12A,F
Watershed Survey
Type: Water Education

Draw the boundaries of a watershed and explain where rainwater goes in this area.

4.2B; 4.3C; 4.4A 5.2C; 5.3C; 5.4A 6.2C; 6.3B; 6.4A
The Water Cycle
Type: Water Education

Demonstrate your understanding of the water cycle and how we fit into this cycle.

4.1B; 4.7A,B,C; 4.8B 5.1B; 5.5D; 5.7B; 5.8B; 5.9A,B,D 6.1B

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