Classroom Presentations

Free Classroom Presentations 

K-6th students learn about the importance of clean water and pollution prevention while meeting Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards.

Teachers learn how the SWELL lessons best fit their curriculum while our SWELL education specialist teach one lesson to your class.

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Download Project SWELL booklet for more information.

All materials and visits are FREE of cost!

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Presentations

Kindergarten & 1st: Water Environments in Trouble and Clean Water Field Trip: Exploring your Schoolyard and Storm Drains to find pollution sources.

1st: Water conservation: Tap water, where it comes from and how we use it? Maps and math activity.

2nd: What's in Water Moving Through San Diego? Students make watershed models to learn about soil and water interactions and how to prevent pollution. 

3rd/4th: "Pollution You Can't See" Marine Debris. Students become dolphins and discover what happens to our trash when it reaches the ocean.

5th: Water in San Diego.

Students explore the San Diego Water supply and make models of our community to learn what happens to the Outdoor Water (Storm Drains) and ways to prevent pollution.

Water Purification technology- students make their own water purification model and learn how this technology provides a solution to increase our local water supply.

6th: Watersheds in San Diego and Modeling Pollution. Using recyclable materials students make watershed models and learn how human activities impact our water.

 

Correlation to New Standards

The SWELL lessons support various NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas (e.g. Eart's Systems, Earth and Human Activity, Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics).

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Contact

Please visit our educators page, or read about the history of Project SWELL. Please contact us with any feedback!

Free Classroom Presentations and Kit

Get a free classroom presentation and SWELL kit with supplies to teach all lessons! 

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Questions? Call us at (619)758-7743 #125. 

FREE Professional Development for K-6th SDUSD Teachers

Contact us today and bring SWELL to your school!

Learn to teach all the lessons in the Project SWELL Curriculum.

Includes a SWELL kit with enough supplies for all your students.

Explore how water science supports NGSS and CCSS.

 

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Contact Info

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2825 Dewey Road, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92106
Phone: 619.758.7743
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