Category: Form 6 Unit 3: Rivers…

The Hydrological Cycle (water cycle)…

The Hydrological Cycle (water cycle)…

Title: The Hydrological Cycle…(water cycle)

 

L.O: To know how the hydrological cycle works

Key terms:

Hydrological cycle

Water cycle

Precipitation

Evaporation

Condensation

 

Lesson Starter: Task 1: Watch the YouTube clip shown about the water cycle to help initial introduction. Students should try to create own definition of water cycle in no more than 30 words

 

Main Development: 

Task 2: Create a table like the one below and in pairs, using your devices find the correct definitions for the following processes…

PRECIPITATION

EVAPORATION

CONDENSATION

SURFACE RUNOFF

GROUNDWATER FLOW

INFILTRATION

EVAPO-TRANSPIRATION

Process…

Definition…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resultado de imagem para cartoon ipad

 

Task 3:  Blank diagram exercise. Students to try and place the correct process in each box.  Students can use PEEL to explain processes…

 

blank_water_cycle_diagram

 

Plenary: Task 4: Circle the correct answer on the below task sheet with regards to three of the main processes of the water cycle…Evaporation, Precipitation and Condensation…

 

water cycle three key processess

 

Homework task – Independent work time:

Can you create your own water cycle rap just like these guys??? Try and create an 8 line rap song about the processes you have learnt:)