Department of Earth Science |Northeastern
Daily Objectives #7
(February 3, 2009)
end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:
Experiments on Water Flow
v Give your
Homework #2 presentation. Evaluate your colleagues' presentations
using the rubric we developed
Explorations (continued from last time): Investigate, discover, and
articulate the general principles that describe the movement of water and the
factors that drive it. Use simple lab set-ups to
investigate the movement of water through open conduits and through porous
v Review what we
learned last week in Infiltration Observation and Capillary Action.
Activities for today:
(Click here for an MSWord
copy of the instructions.)
- Bucket-to-Bucket Transfer
Holey Water Bottle
- Draining Work
- Capillary Action
- Darcy Discovery
Using simple sketches, show
would flow from one container (like a rain barrel) into another if they were
connected by hoses.
Department of Earth Science | Northeastern Illinois University
© 2009 Laura L. Sanders.
Last updated February 3, 2009.