Watershed Engineering Design Challenge

This lesson includes a three day plan for a water cycle activity that uses the engineering design process and explores the driving question: To what…

Water Quality Project – School Level Report

This presentation resource reports on Dole Middle’s water quality project at Kawainui Marsh. It provides an overview of collaborative teacher teams, activities, on-site field trip,…

Water Quality Unit Plan

This lesson plan provides an overview of how students can explore water quality with the driving question: What property of the stream can be altered…

Water Filtration Tutorial and Guide

This step-by-step tutorial explains how to use the water filtration system. Details include photographs for each step. Year Produced: 2014 Related SPA Toolkit Items Backpack…

Vernier LabQuest Tutorial

This step-by-step tutorial includes how to use the Vernier LabQuest, which is a portable data-collection unit capable of collecting, analyzing, and recording data on various…

Tsunamis and Water Quality

In this activity, students will develop and carry out an experiment to determine the impact of a tsunami on water quality, including how tsunami causes…

Student Created Lab Safety Video Activity

This activity challenges students to plan and design a video that teaches lab safety. Student worksheet guides students through the process of brainstorming, writing a…

Strawberry DNA Extraction Experiment

This student worksheet guides students through the Strawberry DNA Extraction experiment. In this lab, students will observe the physical properties of DNA. Students will break…