Lesson Plan

Imaginary River Trip

Green River

NPS photo by Andrew Kuhn

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Grade Level:
First Grade
Subject:
Recreation Ecology
Duration:
30 minutes
Setting:
classroom
National/State Standards:
Utah State Integrated Core Curriculum Topic, Standard Three: Students will develop an understanding of their environment. Objective Two: Investigate water and interactions with water.
Keywords:
river, rafting, water use

Overview

Students take an imaginary river trip -- right in their classrooms. Along the way they explore how humans, animals, and insects use the river to survive.

Objective(s)

IN CLASS ACTIVITY
Imaginary River Trip

a. Describe ways that people, plants and animals use water.
b. State that many plants and animals live along rivers.

Procedure

Last updated: November 20, 2017