November 11, 2020 02:00 PM EST - November 11, 2020 02:40 PM EST
In this lesson activity, we will explore how water is distributed across the Earth, look at where our freshwater supply comes from, and explore, design, and build solutions for filtering our Earth’s freshwater into drinkable water. This hands-on session will include real students designing real solutions with household items that can be recreated in any learning environment!
A former 5th and 6th grade science teacher, Obie Martin, is currently the National Science Specialist for the Savvas Learning Company. He travels the country, working with teachers on integrating inquiry, technology, and literacy into their science classrooms. At conferences and in districts, he conducts workshops on the subjects of Makerspaces, designing solutions, and problem-based learning. With the current state of the global pandemic, Obie continues to support teachers during their distance learning efforts