Enhancement Activities (Grades 6-8)


Integrated Reading List

Integrated Reading List for Grades 6-8

What's In Your Water?

What's In Your Water? - Biking 
What's In Your Water? - Golfing 
What's In Your Water? - The Beach 
What's In Your Water? - The Farm 
What's In Your Water? - The Movie 
What's In Your Water? - The Mudfight 
What's In Your Water? - The Shower 

A Culture of Conservation

"A Culture of Conservation" Activity Booklet

Additional Enhancement Activities

Adding Up the Drips 
Adopt A Tree 
Attractive Forces At Work 
Build A Prairie 
Climate Change and Changing Weather 
Compost Creatures Up Close 
Cows, Chickens, and Pigs, Oh My!  
Create Your Own Cover Crop Commercial 
Dive In To The Water Cycle 
Down the Drain 
Edible Aquifers 
Edible Soil Cups 
Effects of Erosion 
Exploring the Carbon Cycle and Carbon Cycle Jeopardy 
Flyway Obstacle Course Game 
Food Chain Hide and Seek 
Get It To The Spigot 
Greenhouse Gases: The Climate Change Culprit 
Grow Your Own Bacteria 
How Do Landfills Work? 
How Does Climate Change Affect Animals? 
How Does Climate Change Affect Sea Levels? 
How I Use Water In My Daily Life 
How Much Garbage Is That?! 
I Can Help!: Reducing My Carbon Footprint 
I Spy: Plastics and Bioaccumulation 
In Your Shoes: The Shoe Landfill 
Iowa's Environmental History and Climate Change 
Jelly Critters 
Make it Rain! 
Milk Carton Turbines 
Pollution Patrol: Point vs. Nonpoint Source 
Plant A Tree 
Prairie Food Web 
Prairies, Wetlands and Croplands: Keys to the Future Lie in the Past 
Precious Resource 
Soil Explorations 
Solution Science 
SOS (Saving Our Soil) 
Tales of the Environmentally Conscious Robot 
Tap Into Persuasion 
The True Cost of Water 
The Long Journey 
Toxic Detectives 
Trash and Treasure  
Trash Pick Up 
Trout Haiku 
Trout Word Search 
Water Cycle Kickball 
Waterborne Disease - A Global Perspective 
Wetlands BINGO 
You Can Count on Earthworms