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Complete Units and Workbooks

EMWD provides a variety of educational materials, free-of-charge, to teachers in more than 125 schools throughout it’s service area.

Kindergarten through Grade 3

Gobi’s Adventure Flannel Board Presentation: Grades K-2

Lesson plan and materials

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.

Flannel board story about outside water conservation includes a Gobi’s Adventure lesson plan and materials to be used as a class set. This is a great reinforcement tool for the teacher to use throughout the year. 20 – 30 minutes.

The Travels of Whitney Water Drop: Grades K-2

Follow Whitney Water Drop through the water cycle, into the home, down the drain and through the sewer to the wastewater treatment plant where she is cleaned. After she is cleaned and recycled, follow her to the parks, lakes, and farms.

Otis the Turtle gets Water Wise Complete Curriculum Packet: Grade 3-4

Note: Can be adapted for Grades 1 and 2


Curriculum materials and how they align with California Content Standards
Hidden picture and What's Wrong with this Picture activity sheets and answer key

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. The flannel board story about outdoor water conservation includes an Otis the Turtle gets Water Wise lesson plan and complete curriculum packet, including a plush Otis the Turtle character. This is a great reinforcement tool for teachers to use throughout the year. The flannel board story presented by EMWD is approximately 20-30 minutes.

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Grades 4 through 6

Otis the Turtle gets Water Wise Complete Curriculum Packet: Grade 3-4

Note: Can be adapted for Grades 1 and 2


Curriculum materials and how they align with California Content Standards
Hidden picture and What's Wrong with this Picture activity sheets and answer key

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. The flannel board story about outdoor water conservation includes an Otis the Turtle gets Water Wise lesson plan and complete curriculum packet, including a plush Otis the Turtle character. This is a great reinforcement tool for teachers to use throughout the year. The flannel board story presented by EMWD is approximately 20-30 minutes.

The California Water Story: Grades 4-6

This is a multidisciplinary program that enhances the study of California history and geography. Well- organized lessons include history, science, math and art, and geography that teach about California’s water resources. Includes poster, water fact card, lesson plans with worksheets and tests, stickers, water-guide, and video. One per teacher.

The Story of Drinking Water: Grades 4-9

An illustrated booklet that stresses the importance of water to all living things. Students learn about the physical and chemical properties of water. Included are the water cycle, water sources, treatment, and distribution. Figuring water costs and learning conservation methods are addressed. A teacher’s guide provides ideas for additional activities and some challenging exercises for middle school students. One per student.

The Geography of Water: Grades 4-12

A California geography unit designed to teach six geographic concepts: elevation, physical features, precipitation, population, economy, and water supply and distribution. Students learn directions, map keys and legends, and neighboring states. Includes a teacher’s guide with lesson extenders. One per teacher. Teacher in-service is recommended.

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Grades 7 through 12

The Story of Drinking Water: Grades 4-9

An illustrated booklet that stresses the importance of water to all living things. Students learn about the physical and chemical properties of water. Included are the water cycle, water sources, treatment, and distribution. Figuring water costs and learning conservation methods are addressed. A teacher’s guide provides ideas for additional activities and some challenging exercises for middle school students. One per student.

The Geography of Water: Grades 4-12

A California geography unit designed to teach six geographic concepts: elevation, physical features, precipitation, population, economy, and water supply and distribution. Students learn directions, map keys and legends, and neighboring states. Includes a teacher’s guide with lesson extenders. One per teacher. Teacher in-service is recommended.

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