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Conserving Water: Home Water Audit

Lesson Description:
Students estimate their home water use and discuss how conservation measures would change the amount of water they use.
Lesson Type:
  • Audit
  • Discussion
  • Experiment

Sustainability Topic:
  • Water
  • Waste Reduction

GEF Program Category:
  • Sustainable Water Challenge

Time Needed:
Two 20 minute sessions
Materials Needed:
  • Personal water use log (master attached)
  • Optional–home water use audit kit (materials listed below):
  • Toilet tape

School or Group:
Portland Water Bureau
Contact Email:
service@greeneducationfoundation.org
Lesson Documents:
application/pdf Home Water Audit.pdf
Located in: Science | Math

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