The California water story : upper elementary unit, grades 4-6

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  • Creator prepared by the Water Education Foundation ; author, Judy Wheatley
  • Format Kits; Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Sacramento, CA : Water Education Foundation, 1995. ©1987
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (9 min.), 2 booklets, 1 poster (43 x 61 cm), 1 color map (94 x 61 cm), 1 chart, 3 sheets of stickers, 1 list of classroom materials, 1 fact guide, 1 evaluation form ; in plastic envelope (37 x 26 x 3 cm)
  • OCLC ocm38072935

Summary

  • A multidisciplinary approach to teaching about water as one of California's most important resources. The lessons integrate many subject areas (geography, history, science, math and art) and are designed to help students develop specific skills (critical thinking, organizing data, predicting, mapping, and graphing).

Contents

  • Layperson's guide to California water / J.K. Hartshorn, Betty Brickson -- California water map / designed by Beverly Duffy -- The hydrologic cycle (chart) -- Where does your water come from? (poster)
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