Participants build 3-D models of watersheds and experiment to see how human and natural activities affect them.
|Hints for uses in your library||Connect several model watersheds together to make a larger area. Or, create a dam or use Lego pieces to build houses. What would happen in a flood?|
NASA Real World: NASA and the Chesapeake Bay
How Much Water is on Earth? Space Place in a Snap!
Curious Kids: What is a Watershed?
What Is a Watershed?
Curious Kids: Lakes, Rivers & Estuaries
Water Education TV: What Is a Watershed?
THE WATERSHED SLEUTH CHALLENGE
|Originating Source||Dream Big|
[Suggest a book]
You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Clean Water by Roger Canavan
One Well: The Story of Water on Earth by Rochelle Strauss
Every Last Drop: Bringing Clean Water Home by Michelle Mulder
These Seas Count! by Alison Formento
Riparia's River by Michael J. Caduto
Try This at Home: Planet-Friendly Projects for Kids from the Editors of Owl Magazine
Rosie Revere's Big Project Book for Bold Engineers
Engineered!: Engineering Design at Work
Engineer Academy by Steve Martin and Nastia Sleptsova