About This Chapter
Lakes for Elementary School - Chapter Summary
This chapter provides short and fun earth science lessons about lakes. The lessons are designed for elementary-level students, and they cover facts about significant lakes from around the world, including Lake Eyre, Lake Superior and Lake Victoria. The chapter also includes short lesson quizzes that you can use to assess your students' understanding of important lake concepts.
- Lake Eyre
- Lake Superior
- Lake Victoria
Who It's For
Kids who need extra help learning about lakes will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about noteworthy lakes.
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding lake-related facts
- Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about lakes
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about earth science (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about lakes
- Students who struggle to understand their earth science teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra earth science resources
How It Works
- Find lessons in the chapter that cover the lake-related topics your student needs to learn or review.
- Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts and highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about lakes.
- Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify your student understands lake concepts by administering the Lakes for Elementary School chapter exam.
1. Lake Eyre Facts: Lesson for Kids
In South Australia, there's a very unusual lake. Most of the time, it hardly has any water in it and when it does, the water is saltier than the ocean! Read on to find out more about this unique lake.
2. Facts About Lake Superior: Lesson for Kids
Lake Superior is one of the five Great Lakes. In this lesson, you will learn where Lake Superior is located, what lives within its waters, and fun facts that are unique to this lake.
3. Lake Victoria History & Facts: Lesson for Kids
Learn about the biggest lake in Africa and the second-biggest lake in the world. Millions of people catch fish in Lake Victoria and rely on electric power from a dam on the Victoria Nile river, which flows out of the lake.
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