The Independent Reading texts invite students to explore the ways their community accesses clean drinking water.
The Water Crisis In Flint, Michigan https://www.dogonews.com/2016/1/20/the-water-crisis-in-flint-michigan
Timeline: Flint Water http://www.sfu.ca/~delicial/Final/Timeline/timeline.html
Map of Michigan: https://ontheworldmap.com/usa/state/michigan/
Lead-Laced Water in Flint: A Step-By-Step Look At the Making of a Crisis https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/04/20/465545378/
How The Water Crisis In Flint, Mich Became A Federal State of Emergency https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2016/01/19/michigan-flint-water-contamination/78996052/
Hero of the Week: Little Miss Flint https://www.ourdailyplanet.com/story/hero-of-the-week-little-miss-flint/
Meet Little Miss Flint: Mari Copeny https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ML2dRP9i3FQ
Visit the Grade 5 Inquiry Deep Dive Module of the TMA BlueTech Curriculum to see curriculum connections.