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Ditson Elementary School, Billerica, MA, USA

11/14/2014

   Last month on October 14, two third grade classes from the Ditson Elementary School in Billerica, MA participated in World Water Monitoring Day. Over 40 students tested the acidity(pH), clarity, dissolved oxygen levels, and temperature in Nuttings Lake, a local water body. Students were able to participate in t Read more.

Tengiri St. Junction Creek Water Quality Monitoring(2)

10/19/2014

We have monitored each season's water quality of a creek in Minomartani Area, Sleman, Indonesia from 2013 to 2014 with some children of 10 to 12 years of age. This archive hopefully will be useful for the future generations to make our water body healthier.   Download Story   Read more.

Analisi dell'acqua del Menotre

10/09/2014

  Ogni anno in settembre analizziamo l'acqua del fiume Menotre. L'analisi viene ripetuta anche a Maggio in modo da avere dati in periodo di piena e di magra. Questa analisi è stata eseguita dalla classe III B. Every year in September we analyze the water of the river Menotre. The analysis is repeated in May in orde Read more.

Análise da Água na E. M. Luis Leite

07/11/2014

  Foi realizada análise da água com 100 alunos da Escola Municipal Luis Leite. Os alunos foram divididos em 4 grupos, durante as análises eles participaram ativamente. Foi possível discutir sobre a importância da mata ciliar na manutenção da temperatura da água, a influência da temperatura do ar na temperatura da Read more.

Workshop: World Water Monitoring Challenge Kit

07/11/2014

Last month the staff of the ProNet organization in Ghana learned how to use the World Water Monitoring Challenge test kit via a workshop organized by the International Water Association. The participants in the workshop not only learned how to use the test kit, but also how to guide monitoring activities in communities and schools. 
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Citizen Scientist, 4th grade

06/23/2014

  I learned how to collect water samples and test them during summer camp at The Venus School.   Read more.

Water Monitoring in Viet Nam

06/16/2014

  From October 2013 to May 2014, with the support of WWMC for the devices and tools for water testing, the Center for Education and Development (CED) organized 33 groups of Vietnamese students (423 students in total), aged from 8 to 14 years old. The students conducted tests in ponds, lakes, and small springs of Read more.

Water Monitoring in Albania

12/26/2013

  The Water Supply and Sewerage Association of Albania (SHUKALB) has organized for the second year the program World Water Monitoring Challenge for 8th graders students in nine cities of Albania. About 900 students from Tirana, Durresi, Shkodra, Lezha, Berati, Pogradeci, Korca, Tepelena and Elbasani participated Read more.

Diclum Elementary School, Philippines, held WWMC Year 5 near Fatima-Diclum border

12/17/2013

  For the 5th time since 2009, the Diclum Elementary School held the World Water Monitoring Challenge (WWMC) through its science and health class under Mr. Terence Dave S. Pelingon. The 2013 WWMC was also special as it also coincides with the school’s 75th Anniversary since it was founded by the Americans in 1938 Read more.

Menerapkan Pembelajaran Berbasis Kimia ...

12/08/2013

  Dengan menerapkan pembelajaran kimia berbasis lingkungan membuat pelajaran yang sukar menjadi menarik dan menyenangkan peserta didik. Selain memuat materi pelaaran kimia, dengan melakukan peelitian kadar keasaman air (pH), juga dapat sekaligus meneliti turbiditas air, suhu air , kadar okigen yang terkandung dal Read more.