This activity was developed by Water Rocks! An award-winning youth education campaign that fosters the interplay of knowledge, caring, and engagement among Iowa’s youth that can lead to long-term multigenerational transformation.
Through a combination of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and the arts, Water Rocks! challenges and inspires all Iowans towards a greater appreciation of our water resources. Water Rocks! is based on campus at Iowa State University.
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This lesson combines information from Water Rocks and Reiman Gardens that should help any educator apply these concepts in their own classroom.
Please note all credits go to Water Rocks! Plant Heroes did not create any of the materials shared here.