Water Cycle Experiments, Activities, Printables, Word Wall Cards, Craft

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Save time planning for your water cycle unit with these hands-on experiments and activities.

You receive:

• step by step instructions for 3 water cycle experiments

coordinating pages for each experiment that test students' understanding

• instructions for using the recording pages in the free apps Seesaw & Pic Collage or Pic Edu for technology integration

links to digital Seesaw activities for easy tech integration (new!)

2 sets of word wall cards (hand drawn pictures & real photographs) for the following water cycle words - evaporation, collection, precipitation, condensation

• a water cycle wheel craftivity

• a water cycle and rain book list

4 bonus crafts

• a count the raindrops math activity

• song

Each water cycle experiment is easy to set up and can be done as a whole group or in small groups. The coordinating pages test students' understanding of the water cycle vocabulary words (collection, evaporation, condensation, precipitation) and how the experiment demonstrated each stage of the water cycle.

Several of the experiment pages can be completed using the free apps Seesaw or Pic Collage for easy technology integration. Links for the Seesaw activities are included, simply click the links and the activities are automatically saved to your Seesaw Library.

Please note that the water cycle experiments require the following materials that are NOT included in this resource: large bowl, mug or small cup, plastic wrap, string or large rubber band, water, Ziploc baggie, tape, blue food coloring, marker, shaving cream, small glass, medium glass, straw or eye dropper.

The water cycle wheel craftivity gives students a visual representation of the water cycle and shows that it repeats over and over again.

Also includes time-saving bonus activities (book list, math activity, song, 4 crafts)!

**Please see the preview file for pictures of each activity.**

♥ ♥ What other teachers have said about this resource: ♥ ♥

"I don't normally leave comments, but this resource is too good not too! This is exactly what I was looking for, simple, hands on, and easy to follow. For $2 there is a lot of great stuff packed in here. Highly recommended!" - Melissa H.

"Love this! It is one of the best products I have!" - Krystal L.

"LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! This product included so many fun activities to teach about the water cycle. My students were definitely engaged and begging for more." - Keeping it Cool in Kindergarten

"Cannot say how much I loved this! My Kinders had so much fun with the activities I got from this, and it was the perfect accessory to our water cycle unit! Love it." - Vanessa G.

"So many great resources for the price! My kids LOVED this!! I could not believe how many great activities were in here. Print and go.... AWESOME!" - Ewa B.

"This is an amazing resource. A wide range of experiments and activities. My students were engaged the ENTIRE time! Thank you so much!" - Buyer

"The best water cycle activity out there!" - Leslie B.

"My students loved the experiments. I have done these experiments before, however the difference is the detailed recording sheets are sooo much better than what I have done. They helped solidify the learning experiences from the experiment and bring everything all together." - Mountain view learning

"My students loved these Water Cycle experiments! I believe the water cycle is a hard concept for first graders to grasp but this resource made it much easier for them to understand. Plus this resource is so fun!" - Krista B.

"My kids loved this resource! The experiments and the pages that went with them were amazing! The kids were super engaged and had a lot of fun!" - Brianna B.

"This was awesome! My Grade 2 kids loved the activities and really got interested in science!" - Rebecca T.

"This resource contains so much - step-by-step experiments with recording sheets, crafts, cut & paste diagrams, a relevant book list - I have been able to choose the best activities for each class as well as the supplies I have available. Wonderful!" - Camille W.

"I will never turn down a good art project that teaches my students what they need to know! The water cycle is a big unit in 3rd grade and can be tough to visualize. Thanks to this easy-to-use resource, my students had fun and mastered the water cycle. Not to mention, there's a ton more - word wall printables, cut and paste vocabulary, and more!" - Lindsay L.

"I love this unit! It perfectly covers our 2nd grade standard and my kids loved it!" - Sarah R.

"We just started using this packet this week and we are already in LOVE! We are using it to learn all about the water cycle and the weather that occurs within it! We give these fun experiments two thumbs up!" - Katelyn S.

"As I am in a hybrid learning environment currently, this resource was used for both in person and online work. The families LOVED the easy to follow experiments and the hands on water cycle project really helped them synthesize the content." - Megan R.

"My kiddos enjoyed having this packet. Parents said they appreciated the experiments because it made learning at home more engaging. Was able to use quickly for remote learning due to COVID 19. Thank you!" - Najah L.

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