Where we get our fresh water

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Link to Resource: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pz6AQXQGupQ
Resource Type:Teaching Media; Videos or Animations
Grade Level:
K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Language:English
Format:video
Organization:TED-Ed
Publication Date:2013
Summary:Fresh water accounts for only 2.5% of Earth's water, yet it is vital for human civilization. What are our sources of fresh water? In the first of a two part series on fresh water, Christiana Z. Peppard breaks the numbers down and discusses who is using it and to what ends.
Earth Science Big Ideas:Big Idea 5; Big Idea 7
NGSS Discplinary Core Ideas:ESS2.C; ESS3.A
NGSS Performance Expectations:2-ESS2-3; 5-ESS2-2; HS-ESS3-1; HS-ESS3-2; K-ESS3-1; MS-ESS3-1
NGSS Science and Engineering Practices:Constructing explanations (for science) and designing solutions (for engineering); Developing and using models; Engaging in argument from evidence; Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information; Using mathematics and computational thinking
NGSS Crosscutting Concepts:Cause and effect: Mechanism and explanation; Patterns; Scale, proportion, and quantity
Subjects: 6-8; 9-12; earth; elementary school; glacier; groundwater; high school; k-12; k-3; k-4; k-5; k-5 geosource; k-6; k-8; k-9; middle school; oceans; river; river systems; video; water; water availability; water quantity; water resources; water use
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