cooperative learning

Lesson 6: To Filter or Not to Filter

Lesson 6: To Filter or Not to Filter

Students will construct a water filter in order to understand the complexity of cleaning polluted waters. Students will also develop an understanding of the complex economics regarding water cleanup and the differences in available resources among different countries.

Lesson 10: I Want to Be an Engineer

Lesson 10: I Want to Be an Engineer

Students will develop a list of necessary steps to take prior to building a water treatment facility. Students will also explore the perspectives of an engineer and a water keeper, including what steps are taken in preparing to build a water treatment facility, who should be consulted and what they are responsible for.