Water for Wildlife
In this activity, students will read about drought and actions taken to provide water for wildlife.
By completing this lesson, your students will be able to:
- Obtain and evaluate information from a nonfiction text about drought.
- Analyze a diagram to answer questions.
- Develop a model of a water catchment.
More About this Lesson Plan
Wild Kids is a collection of simple activities that can be used to introduce students to different wildlife and life science concepts. Each activity includes a two page printable student worksheet and a page of teacher instructions. They have been aligned to the Arizona academic science standards and can be used to promote three dimensional teaching.
In this activity, students will read an article about drought and specific actions taken by wildlife managers to provide water for wildlife. Then, they will analyze the design of a water catchment and answer some questions before creating their own models of water catchments.
This lesson has been correlated to the following Arizona Department of Education academic standards:
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