The Dead Sea Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts


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Why is the Dead Sea so salty?

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1. What do we call plants that can live in very salty soil like that of the Dead Sea?

2. Which of these living things CANNOT live in the Dead Sea?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

When you click on the quiz and worksheet, you can see what you understand about the Dead Sea. Why this sea is so salty and the plants that can live in salty oil are topics on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Find out what you know about the following topics:

  • The meaning of 'sal'
  • Creatures and organisms that can live in the Dead Sea
  • Why the Dead Sea is so salty
  • Name for plants that can live in very salty soil

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure that you know the most important information from the lesson on the Dead Sea
  • Remembering details - remember what you learned about facts about the Dead Sea
  • Explaining information - read about why the Dead Sea is so salty and explain it correctly

Additional Learning

The Dead Sea Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts is a lesson that allows you to study these other topics in your own time:

  • How the Romans got their salt
  • Where the Dead Sea is located
  • The meaning of evaporate
  • Another name for the Dead Sea