K-12 Educational Resources

Understanding Your Watershed Competition

Target audience: 5-12th grade students
Length: 10 minutes x 4 class periods
Materials: video questions/answers and group project

Redfish Tale Quiz (PDF)

Day 1:

Show students Understanding Your Watershed video

Have students watch the question video (below) on Day 1. Follow-up with class discussion and answer video (below).

Day 1 Understanding Your Watershed Questions & Answers

Day 2-4:

Show students A Redfish Tale video.

Have students watch the question videos (below) on Day 2, 3 and 4. Follow-up with class discussion and answer videos (below).

Day 2 Questions & Answers

Day 3 Questions & Answers

Day 4 Questions & Answers

Video Production Competition

Once all videos have been watched, have students produce their own Understanding Your Watershed video and submit to the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program. Submission examples:

Winning Entry for 2015