Activity Guide – 5th Grade

The Water Discovery Field Trip program incorporates hands-on educational activities tailored to grade levels, tours of the wetlands and engages students in learning about current water and environmental challenges in a fun, outdoor environment. The program aligns with California State Curriculum Standards; Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

During the field trip, 5th Grade students will partake in the Wildlife Observation Study / Nature Walk and three of the following activities selected by the teacher:

Hamburger Water Modelcheeseburger-water-model

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Edible Aquifers

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Enviroscape

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The Long Haul

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microscopic-pond-lifeMicroscopic Pond Life Study

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Recycled Water Bracelets

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Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour

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Water Cycle Bracelets

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Wetlands Metaphors

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Wildlife Observation Study / Nature Walknature-walk

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