Curriculum Ideas

To help get you started with incorporating the Hydrolab equipment into your coursework, a few examples are provided of lessons and activities that you can use in your classroom. Click on the relevant grade level to view them.  Submissions of your own lesson plans developed for the Hydrolab are always welcome!

Below are examples of water-quality datasheets from fellow Limno Loan educators that can be revised to fit your needs.

Multiple Point/Depth Collection

Single Point Collection

Multiple Site Collection

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