Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Grade level: 2-5
Subject Area: Life Science
This lesson plan contains 3 activities which can be used together or separately. The first activity demonstrates the overall concept of a watershed by having students build a simple model, the second connects watersheds with habitats and pollution - asking students to design their own watershed. The third module examines more closely human activities and their impacts on watersheds using an Enviroscape(TM) model.
Elementary education, lesson plans, watersheds, pollution
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Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Virginia. (2018) Watershed Activity Set. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, William & Mary. doi:10.25773/x6je-a915