Lesson 3

The water cycle - Evaporation

Overview

The water cycle - Evaporation

Throughout this lesson series, students will be introduced to different water sources and the different forms that water can take as a solid, liquid or gas. Students will investigate the many ways that water is used. Students will investigate the flow of water through the Water Cycle and will create a model to describe this flow.

ACS Codes

ACSHE034 ACSHE035 ACSIS037 ACSIS038 ACSIS039 ACSIS041 ACSIS042 ACSSU032 ACTDEK003 ACTDEK004 ACTDEP006 ACTDEP007 ACMMG037 ACSIS040 ACTDIP004

Lesson Objectives

Students will:

  • Investigate different sources and uses of water.
  • Identify water in its different states (solid, liquid and gas).

Evidence of Learning

Can the student:

  • List different sources and uses of water.
  • Identify and list the characteristics of water in its different states.

Example Learning Sequence

  • Brainstorm different sources and uses of water in everyday life.
  • Demonstrate water in its different states and list the observable characteristics.