Aqueducts and Aquaduckies

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
GeoSTEM
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson students solve a problem: How to get water to flow through use of an aqueduct. They will see how gravity plays a large role in the flow of this water while they will also practice the skills of an engineer. This lesson is modified for English Language Learners (ELLs).
Author: 
Danna Lagerquist
Grade Range: 
6
Duration: 
4 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Materials to Assist Teachers and English Language Learners: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
5: Environment and Society
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
14: How human actions modify the physical environment
15: How physical systems affect human systems
16: The changes that occur in the meaning, use, distribution, and importance of resources