National Wildlife Federation: The Water Cycle

Participants observe how water is continuously cycled between land, water formations and the atmosphere


Learning Objectives
Students will be able to:
• Explain how the water cycle recycles the Earth’s water supply
• Make use of the knowledge of land and water formations
• Form a hypothesis on how/why the water cycle works
• Connect the concepts of precipitation, condensation and evaporation

Grade Level: 2-8
Time: Two hours plus observation time on several
days following

Science Topics
K-6, Middle School, Educator
2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
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