Water Quality Testing 3-5

Join Fall in the Field Instructor Nora Seymour as we test the water quality to decide if Hyatt Lake’s water is healthy for humans.

Grades 3-5

NGSS 4.ESS3.2 Generate and compare multiple solutions to reduce the impacts of natural Earth processes on humans.

Supplemental Lesson Materials:

Download either the fillable or printable Water Quality Testing data sheet and the nitrate and chloride information sheets before you begin. Follow the directions in the videos to fill out your data sheet as you go through the lesson!

Lesson taught, recorded, and prepared by Nora Seymour, Marina Bohn, and Sami Wolniakowski. Drone footage courtesy of Elijah Polsky. Music by Nora Seymour.