Science & Nature

Wonderous Water Sources: Learning and Experiments

In this multi-day course, students will spend time understanding 5 main water sources through hands-on exploration.
Kristi G.
65 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 4 learners
Class

45 minutes

per class

5x per week

over 1 week

7-11

year olds

2-7

learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Jun 13

Jun 13 - Jun 17 (1 week)
Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr
7pm - 7:45pm
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Description

Class Experience

Introduction to water sources and their ecosystems. 
Human impacts on water sources. 
Week 1
-aluminum baking pan 
-modeling clay 
-water 
-blue food coloring 
-straws 

Week 2
-small bowl
-water
-spoon
-various spices (thyme, rosemary, oregano - this can be an all-in-one Italian spice blend)
-pepper

Week 3
-aluminum baking pan
-1/2 gallon of water 
-shells (if you don’t have shells small plastic toys)
-2-3 cups of dirt 

Week 4
-a piece of brick, asphalt, or large rock 
-a piece of sod (about 4in.) 
-2 cups of water 
-2 plastic containers (one will be for the brick and the other for the sod) 
-paper towels

Week 5 
-water 
-coffee filter
-two glasses (cups will work, but glasses are nice for students to see inside) 
-ripped up pieces of paper (small) 
-red and yellow food coloring 
-1 tsp. small amount of dirt or coffee grounds (tea
-1 tsp. of cooking oil (any type) 
-coffee filters (2-3) 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
3 hours 45 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.

Teacher

Kristi G.Environmental Science Educator
65 total reviews
118 completed classes

About Me

Hi! I am so happy you ventured over to one of my classes! 
My name is Kristi and I live with my daughter, husband, 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 tortoises, turkeys and LOTS of chickens! We love animals in our house. We also love science! When I am not... 
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