UCCI Courses

Solving Water Problems through Integrated Science

Course Impact Card

Course Materials

Access lesson planning materials for Solving Water Problems through Integrated Science. Copy any document (or download the entire GoogleFolder) to modify the curriculum for your students. Add to the folder by sending your version of any document to Carolina.Reyes@ucop.edu.

Materials were compiled/developed at the UCCI Teacher Exchange, San Bernardino ROP in San Bernardino, on December 8-9, 2015.


Related Resources: 

Review each unit’s key integrated project in the course framework.

Kick off the course with student analysis and discussion of “How Did Water Come to Earth” from the Smithsonian and “Origin and Evolution of the Hydrosphere” from Britannica.

Use these fantastic labs (assembled at the Teacher Exchange) that introduce students to key water concepts: What’s in Your Water Lab and Build Your Own Aquifer Lab.

Use these two great videos on irrigation: What is Irrigation: Emerald Robinson and Romans-Aqueducts.

Prepare for the restoration and policy recommendation project with these 3 resources: Great Pacific Media- Biology Videos YouTube Channel, A Guide to Community-Based Habitat Restoration, and CK-12’s breakdown on Freshwater and Wetlands Biomes.