These "Water Cycle Guided Notes" go best with the "Water Cycle Powerpoint". Together the powerpoint and guided notes hintroduce the importance water cycle to Earth and basic steps of the water cycle. The powerpoint includes a series of engaging video clips, where the students have questions on the guided notes. The teacher will need to pause and discuss with the students. This engages students beyond copying and pasting notes and challenges them in a different way! The powerpoint includes diagrams and vocabulary of all of the steps. it is aligned to 7th-grade science essential standards.