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Lesson Plan

Keeping our Water Clean

Try various materials to filter dirty water, then simulate an oil clean up.
Science content (2016 curriculum): 
Chemistry: Physical Changes, Solutions, Mixtures and Separating (2, 4, 5, 6)
Earth/Space: Water cycle, Water conservation (2)
Curriculum connection (2005 science topic): 
Earth and Space Science: Air, Water and Soil (grade 2)
Earth and Space Science: Renewable and Non-Renewable Resources (grade 5)
Activities in this lesson plan: 

Do the activities in turn.

Grades tested: 
Gr 2
Gr 3
Gr 4
Gr 5
Brenda Koch
Site tested: 
Aboriginal Focus Elementary
Lesson plan originally developed and delivered: 

Aboriginal Focus School with the Scientist in Residence Program