Get to Know Your H2O (grades 5 - 8)

Last updated on
Thursday, August 20th, 2020
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Program Description

Discover the importance of water as a finite resource and map out where your drinking water comes from. Students discuss different water sources and use a 3D model to discover the connection between people and water pollution while learning how to minimize their impact. LEPS workshops take place in YOUR CLASSROOM in LANGLEY, ABBOTSFORD or SURREY school districts.

This program is also available virtually! Duration of the program may vary. Please contact for details.

Big Ideas
  • Earth materials change as they move through the rock cycle and can be used as natural resources.
  • Natural resources continue to shape the economy and identity of different regions of Canada.
  • Complex global problems require international cooperation to make difficult choices for the future.
  • Geographic conditions shaped the emergence of civilizations.
  • Human and environmental factors shape changes in population and living standards.
  • COVID Precautions
    All workshop supplies will be sanitized after every single presentation. At this point we will be doing minimum sharing of workshop resources. More online resources will be provided for learning purposes.
    Trip Details
    For Grades: 
    5, 6, 7, 8
    Months Available: 
    Days Offered: 
    75 minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    Also Offered For: 
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    *This workshop is funded by the Township of Langley and is free for schools in the Township (limited space available)

    -Outside SD35:workshop fee is $85; mileage is added as well.