Complete Curriculum Packages
EMWD provides a variety of educational materials, free-of-charge, to teachers in more than 125 schools throughout it’s service area. You can download the complete curriculum packages for “Gobi’s Adventure” and “Otis the Turtle”.
Gobi’s Adventure Curriculum Package: Grades K-2
Gobi, the water drop and his friend, Aguat, travel from their rain cloud above the Colorado River down to earth and have an adventure in trying to reunite as Gobi and Aguat learn the truth about California Friendly Plants and discover the importance of water conservation.
By downloading all the activity sheets for Gobi’s Adventure, a teacher will have a complete lesson plan. This lesson plan focuses attention on where some of our water comes from (Colorado River) as well as outdoor water conservation.
Otis the Turtle Curriculum Package: Grades 3-4Note: Can be adapted for Grades 1 and 2
Otis the Turtle is adopted by a loving family and then finds out they are water wasters. Otis can’t just sit back and watch this so he takes action. Join Otis as he teaches his family about the importance of using water wisely and in the end surprises his family with a stunning revelation.
By downloading all the activity sheets for Otis the Turtle, a teacher will have a complete lesson plan. This lesson plan focuses attention on water conservation and includes tips that students can implement in their own lives to save water.