The Digital Notebook is a space to hold your thoughts, questions, and growing understanding throughout this Unit. You will be able to access it from every Module. Use The Digital Notebook to jot your thinking, take notes, or as a space to develop your writing. You can print and export it anytime, and at the end of lesson 8 you’ll be reminded to save a copy for yourself.
Globally, 1 in 9 people still have no access to clean water. But in the communities we serve, it’s 9 out of 9. Water is a daily and crippling challenge. Without water you can’t grow food, you can’t build housing, you can’t stay healthy, you can’t stay in school and you can’t keep working. Read More
The Safe Drinking Water Act defines the term “contaminant” as meaning any physical, chemical, biological, or radiological substance or matter in water. Therefore, the law defines “contaminant” very broadly as being anything other than water molecules. Read More
*this module will take approximately 3.5 hours
The purpose of Module 1 is for students to develop empathy and surface knowledge about the inequities of the world’s water through a scientific lens.
Engage (30 min)
To Drink or Not To Drink… That is the Question
Explore (60 min)
Elaborate (60 min)
Explain (40 min)
Introduce essential questions
Evaluate (20 min)
World of 100 Simulation