This zip file includes the instructions and worksheet master for a lesson on VA Science SOL 6.5 on the water cycle. Also included is the corresponding presentation in PowerPoint and SMART Notebook format.
This lesson reviews the parts of the water cycle before students participate in a creative writing activity. Students will use objects to guide them in creating their own "My Journey Through the Water Cycle" stories. Students will write a narrative story from the point of view of the water molecule journeying through the water cycle based on the objects they draw and the key provided. The writing activity ties into VA Writing SOL 6.7.