Activity details: In this activity the class works together to create a poster, collage or mural that shows the journey that water makes on its way from rain to the sea.
Key lessons and understandings of activity: This activity has been designed to allow children to imagine and explore the aspects of the water cycle. Children will develop an understanding of waterways being important to the health of humans, animals, nature and the sea, and that water can take a long journey to the sea.
Australian Curriculum Mapping
- Living things have basic needs, including food and water (ACSSU002)
Year levels: Foundation
Indoor or outdoor activity: Indoor
Duration of activity: 45 mins
Learning areas addressed: Geography, Art, Science
Resources needed: Art materials
Homework and extension opportunities: None.
Keywords: Water, water cycle, foundation.
Cool Australia’s curriculum team continually reviews and refines our resources to be in line with changes to the Australian Curriculum.