Waters of Life: Survey of a Riparian Area
- Grade Level:
- Middle School: Sixth Grade through Eighth Grade
- Common Core Standards:
In this outdoor science activity, students investigate plant and animal life in and around a creek. Students work in groups, with each group member performing a different task: observing, recording, mapping, classifying. Finally, the team puts the information together to make conclusions about the ecological connections that exist within the area surveyed.