Stream Side Science | Utah State University Extension

    Bringing Kids and Teachers to Water

    This program uses stream monitoring techniques to teach about water pollution and watershed function.  We provide workshops and lesson plans to facilitate teachers and enhance learning.

    Spring Side Science workshop dates 2017:

    Looking for macrosWe have trained 20 teacher this summer through our workshops plus another 90 through the CMaP UEN program.  To see photos from this summer's workshops, go here.  

    If you have any questions about using Stream Side Science this upcoming school year, please contact us and we are happy to assist.  We are also developing 6-8 SEEd connections, so check back for updates.  

    River Basins in the US

    US River BasinsThis link contains some really neat maps that would be great to share with you classrooms.  It shows the enormous network of rivers and streams in the contiguous US. US River Basins - Maps

    Adaptations of Stream Side Science

    Katie using SSS

    A teacher in Kansas City adapts Stream Side Science into her classroom. Wondering how to adapt our lesson plans into your classroom?  They are designed for all grades and adaptable to many subjects. Contact us for more information.

    "Changes in knowledge and attitude from a short-term aquatic education program"

    NR Days

    Recent assessment of a 4th grade field day program in Cache County by Tiffany Kinder of USU showed that after a short-term environmental education program, participants have a significant increase in knowledge after 2 weeks and after 8 months.download

     
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