This presentation is a fun and interesting way to introduce important concepts of how water moves through different types of common materials. We introduce the concepts of permeability and porosity through a hands on activity where the students can actually see how water moves through sediments.
permeability, porosity, water movement, geology activity
The PEER Program is composed of three grants entitled
"GK-12 Fellows Integrate Science/Math in Rural Middle Schools", "Integrating Environmental Health Science in Rural Schools,"
and a NCRR Science Education
(SEPA) entitled "Science Promotion in Rural Middle Schools".