Get ready for some earth science fun with this water features unit! Learn about different common water bodies with printable learning classroom featuring unique colored pencil and watercolor designs! It includes all the activities, decorations, flashcards, and worksheets that you’ll need for a great water features unit!
The water bodies covered are ponds, lakes, streams, springs, waterfalls, wetlands, estuaries, deltas, oceans, bays, reservoirs, and ditches.
Are you also studying landforms? Grab my separate Landforms Unit, too!
Age group: This unit was created with universal design in mind and is suitable for a wide range of grade levels, approximately elementary through early middle school. These materials are also suitable for mixed-age group classrooms (e.g., nature/STEM camps, homeschooling).
Materials Included (26-page PDF file)
→ PART 1: INTRO TO WATER FEATURES: introductory handout, formation poster, blank formation diagram and reusable tiles.
→ PART 2: WATER FEATURES OF MOUNTAINS AND COASTS: valley glacier and ice cap diagrams, blank diagrams, and vocab lists. Plus a Venn diagram activity.
→ PART 3: WATER FEATURE PROJECTS: informational handout on paleoclimatology and ice cores, glacier research project worksheet
→ Includes directions for instructors
+ Bonus materials: online resources & suggestions for expanding upon this unit’s topic are available here.
→These materials and all artwork within are for personal and single-classroom use only. Please, do not sell, share, or alter these materials. Print these materials for personal and single-classroom use as many times as you like. Please contact me if you have questions or are interested in purchasing multiple licenses for your school or organization.
→ This is an instant PDF download, not a physical item. I recommend 1-sided printing on 8.5-inch by 11-inch paper.
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→Complete the activities in this pack with adult supervision. Outdoor activities may involve certain risks including but not limited to trips/falls, exposure to the elements, wildlife, etc. Do not complete the outdoor activities in unsafe areas or conditions (steep terrain, bad weather, etc.).
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