ERIC Number: ED434807
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Water Wisdom: 23 Stand-Alone Activities on Water Supply and Water Conservation for High School Students. 2nd Edition.
Massachusetts State Water Resources Authority, Boston.
This water conservation education program for high schools consists of both stand-alone activities and teacher support materials. Lessons are divided into six broad categories: (1) The Water Cycle; (2) Water and Society; (3) Keeping Water Pure; (4) Visualizing Volumes; (5) The Economics of Water Use; and (6) Domestic Water Conservation. The seventh section, "Auditing Your School," entails a comprehensive water audit of the school building itself. Additional activity ideas, articles and readings, a collection of dilemmas for class discussion and independent research, recommended films, a bibliography of water in literature, a reference guide, and a glossary are also included. (WRM)
Descriptors: Conservation (Environment), Ecology, Environmental Education, High Schools, Problem Solving, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Instruction, Science Process Skills, Scientific Concepts, Water Pollution, Water Quality, Water Resources, Water Treatment
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, Charlestown Navy Yard, 100 First Avenue, Charlestown, MA 02129. Tel: 617-788-1170; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Water Resources Authority, Boston.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts