This Global Water Awareness Portfolio Research Project has over 37 pages of assignments, assessments, activities, and research.
This product can be used in almost any subject and it includes:
A COMPLETE PORTFOLIO ASSIGNMENT
-Requiring students to research the global water crisis and create a portfolio including:
Vocabulary- Students will create vocabulary graffiti
Fact Sheets- Students will conduct online research and summarize the information
Poetry- Students will read and analyze various poetry and write their own water poems
Presentations- Students will read about the global water crisis in 5 different countries and present about one country in particular
Posters- Students will read about pathogens and create a visual representation
Research Paragraphs- Students will read about the UN initiatives for clean water and create their own solutions to the water crisis
Timelines- Students will read about the history of water technology and understand the chronology of progress
and a Research Essay!
AN IN CLASS "WATER" SCIENCE LAB ACTIVITY
-Students will use candy to represent different contaminants in drinking water and analyze the EPA Safe Drinking Water Regulations to determine if their "water" is safe to drink!
A RESEARCH ESSAY
-Students will research different organizations that are connected to the global water crisis in some way, and determine why the organization deserves publicity and donations
ALL HANDOUTS, ACTIVITIES, ARTICLES, AND READINGS
This project was designed as a research project to be used as an end of year culminating assignment to be used in conjunction with A Long Walk to Water, but can be used with any subject relating to water!