The alphabetical listing of Aquatic WILD activities is found on the last page of the book.

 

 Lowest
Grade

 Highest
Grade


Activity Name


Activity Theme

K

8

Aqua Words

brainstorm why water is important to people and wildlife

5

9

Water Wings

simulated field trip and creative artwork and poetry

4

12

How Wet Is Our Planet?

where Earth"s water is stored

K

12

Water Plant Art

artwork from pressed aquatic plants

K

4

Are You Me?

an introduction to complete and incomplete metamorphosis

6

12

Riparian Retreat

the importance of terrestrial habitat along rivers and streams

4

12

Water Canaries

the sensitivity of some aquatic organisms to pollution

1

12

Wetland Metaphors

using metaphors to describe the functions of a wetland

4

12

The Edge of Home

characteristics of ecotones or overlapping ecosystems

5

12

Blue Ribbon Niche

effect of changes in the riparian zone

3

9

Hooks and Ladders

migration and movement of aquatics

6

 12

Where Does Water Run Off after School

relationships of precipitation, runoff and aquatic habitats

4

12

Fishy Who's Who

recognizing local fishes

K

12

Fashion a Fish

classify fishes by body shape or create your own fish

4

12

Migration Headache

limiting factors of migrating birds

5

12

Aquatic Roots

aquatic nuisance species and their origins

1

12

Aquatic Times

using a newspaper theme to identify and discuss aquatic issues

7

12

The Glass Menagerie

characteristics of oligotrophic and eutrophic aquatic habitats

4

12

To Dam or Not to Dam

positive and negative effects of a dam

7

12

Facts and Falsehoods

learning about fairness in reporting

1

12

Deadly Skies

acid rain

3

12

Deadly Waters

looking at different types of pollution

4

12

Dragonfly Pond

minimizing mans impact and making political decisions

7

12

Living Research: Aquatic Heroes and Heroines

local people who made a difference in the local aquatic environments

4

12

Watershed

looking at a local watershed

2

8

Something's Fishy Here

using a supplied story to talk about cause and effect

A look at some Project WILD activities and Project WET activities related to Creek Kids.