DiscoverWater.org

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Web Site
Curriculum
Abstract: 

DiscoverWater.org from Project WET is a free online resource for students and teachers about water and water related topics.

The website offers eight units:
1. Blue Planet
2. The Water Cycle
3. Discover Our Ocean
4. Investigate Fresh Water
5. Explore Watersheds
6. Use Water Wisely
7. We All Use Water
8. Healthy Water Healthy People

Each unit on the Discover Water website provides students and educators with fun, interesting information and activities about water and the role it plays on our planet and in our lives. Included in each unit are the following sections:

Using this Website: Tips for Parents-A general resource for parents to use the Discover Water website with their children

Using this Website: Tips for Educators-A general resource for educators to use to create lessons tied to the Discover Water website and get tips for using this resource in the classroom

Supporting Project WET Materials-Project WET publications and activities correlated to the DiscoverWater.org units

Educator Resources-Learning objectives, pre- and posttest assessments, answer keys and more

Standard Correlations-Common Core, National Science Standards (1996 & 2011) and Ocean Literacy Standards

For more information visit http://www.discoverwater.org/

Topic Areas: 
Water
Target Audience: 
All
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Project WET USA
Project WET Foundation
1001 West Oak Street, Suite 210
Bozeman, MT 59715 USA
Phone: (406) 585-4189
Toll Free in the USA: (866) 337-5486
Fax: (406) 522-0394
E-mail: wetusa@projectwet.org
http://www.discoverwater.org/

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