October 28th, 2015

 Objective:How is what we have learned about water relevant to our lives and to society?

  1. Do NOW!
    Write down the name of the article you read yesterday.  Write down the claim from the article AND one interesting fact about it.
  2.  

    Current Events Jigsaw.  Students finished up with their “expert groups” where they read one of the following articles and  filled  out jigsaw expert worksheet:
    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/03/150317092959.htm
    http://www.brookings.edu/blogs/planetpolicy/posts/2015/05/02-water-crisis-lake-mead-mulroy
    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150131110641.htm
    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/01/150130081535.htm
    Next students went back to their home groups and shared what they learned.

  3. In their home groups students came up with a responce to the following question: Do you think that Earth and it’s inhabitants are in trouble due to the water crisis?  Explain why or why not with details from your articles.
    Students worked together to create a poster with their findings

Homework:
DiscoveryEducation.com Quiz on Water Distribution QUIZ CLOSES TONIGHT

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