Collect it, Move it, Use it!


5th & 6th


40-45 minutes (Pre-recorded video and live, virtual instruction)

CA Standards

Grade 5- Life Sciences, Earth Sciences
Grade 6- Ecology (Life Sciences), Earth Sciences

Ngss aligned

5-ESS2 Earth and Human Activity
5-LS2 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
MS-LS2 Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
MS-ESS2 Earth’s Systems


Dive into water capture and conservation! Students join Ms. Smarty-Plants™ on a pre-recorded, virtual tour of The Water Conservation Garden to see various methods of collecting, moving, and using rainwater. She covers various ways to capture water in our landscapes through berms, swales, and rain barrels. They will also learn the history of San Diego’s water supply, the water cycle, and what makes water our most precious resource. Students will gain a greater appreciation for water conservation.

Class Capacity

Please note this virtual field trip currently has a 35 person maximum capacity. Thank you!

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