ERIC Number: ED430819
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
4-H Wetland Wonders: A Water Quality Curriculum for Grades 4 and 5. Leader Guide.
Oregon State Univ., Corvallis. Extension Service.
This document provides a water quality curriculum guide for grades 4 and 5. Contents include: (1) Wetlands Wonders Resource Library; (2) Introduction to Water Quality and Wetlands; (3) Water Words; (4) The Water Cycle; (5) Watersheds: Rain Coming and Going; (6) The Water Detective; (7) Ground Water; (8) What's Soil Got To Do with It?; (9) In the Water: In the Plants; (10) A Wetland Sampler; (11) Wetland Food Web; (12) People and Wetlands; (13) Wetlands Odyssey-Field Books and Information; (14) Wetlands Data Gathering; (15) Wetland Odyssey Field Trip Book Copy Pages; (16) Thirsty Soil Investigation Leader's Page; (17) Wetlands Habitat Transect Investigation Leader's Page; (18) Wetland Investigation Leader's Page; (19) Wrapping It All Up; (20) Concluding Water Quality and Wetlands Post-Survey; (21) Bibliography and Resources List; and (22) Oregon State University Extension Program Evaluation. Appendices include: Soil Tube Assembly; Transparency Masters; and Activity Card Masters (Water Cycle Activity Cards; What's Soil Got To Do with It? Activity Cards; and Wetland Web of Life Clue Card). (CCM)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Educational Resources, Environmental Education, Extension Education, Grade 4, Grade 5, Integrated Activities, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Soil Science, Water Quality, Wetlands
Oregon State University Extension Service, Publication Orders, Extension and Station Communications, 422 Kerr Administration, Corvallis, OR 97331-2119.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Univ., Corvallis. Extension Service.