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Water Conservation

Lesson Description:
In this lesson students will explore the different types of water reserves present on this planet and the reasons why, on a “blue planet”, fresh water is still a scarce resource that needs to be preserved and protected. Students will examine the ways in which water is used in their everyday lives and the simple measures that they can take in their every day lives that can make big differences to the amount of water they use.

The full lesson plan and steps taken by the teacher can be found at: http://gcuonline.georgian.edu/wootton/waterconservationlesson.htm
Lesson Type:
  • Experiment
  • Group Work
  • Project

Sustainability Topic:
  • Water

GEF Program Category:
  • Sustainable Water Challenge

School or Group:
Georgian Court University
Contact Email:
service@greeneducationfoundation.org
Located in: Science

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