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  Earth Science
  Life Science
  Physical Science

Hands-on Activity

Rain Maker

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In this activity, students will build awareness of sources of water found on Earth. They will learn how the water cycle works and create a model rain maker.
Topic: Properties of Matter
Real World Science Topics:
  • An overview of Earth’s water sources
  • A description of water bodies both solid and liquid
  • An evaluation of the water cycle
After completing this activity, students should be able to identify water sources on Earth. They should be able to describe the different types of water sources to include solids and liquids. They should be able to explain how water is cycled on our planet.

Activity Difficulty Rating: 1 Each hands-on science activity has been ranked based on difficulty of set up and how difficult they are to perform. The rating scale is from 1 to 5, with 1 being the easiest and 5 being the most complicated.



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