Water Cycle Kit

Explore he topic of the Water Cycle with this handy STEM kit resources, designed to make learning more engaging and exciting.

Kits are rented on a termly basis and can be hired for up to 6 weeks. Only 2 kits per school at any time.

This could be carried out as a mini topic over a period of 1-2 weeks or a half term. It is aimed at Year 5 but other year groups may be able to take this and adapt it where necessary. If all the tasks suggested are carried out then all the learning objectives stated on the following page will have been met. This kit is cross-curricular looking at science, literacy, geography and ICT. There is also an information pack from Water Aid. This could be used to study the charity and raise awareness of issues relating to water shortages around the world.

The Kit Contains:

1 Water cycle DVD – BBC KS2 Primary Geography – Managing Water
1 Weather book (+CD-ROM)
1 Water cycle simulator
1 Water cycle felt wall hanging
15 Guided reading books – Building an Ice Hotel by Gib Goodfellow
15 Atlases
1 Water Pollution fact sheet
1 Water Aid information pack
1 Teachers Notes
• Question starter sheet – appendix
• Water cycle diagram – appendix