Classroom and Field Programs

    These programs are only available to teachers that fall within our service area in Sonoma and Northern Marin counties in California, as these water providers fund the Water Education Program.

     

    For general questions, please email us at WaterEd@scwa.ca.gov

    Transitional Kindergarten Program

     

    TK and Kindergarten Classroom Program

    Splish Splash! Water's Journey to Your Class is conducted by Water Agency staff in your classroom. This 30-minute lesson focuses on where our water comes from and water conservation.

    3rd Grade Classroom

     

    Third Grade Classroom Program

    This program includes two 60-minute lessons conducted by Water Agency staff in your classroom. Through hands-on experiments and discussions, students explore how their attitudes and daily habits affect their water supply source.

    5th Grade Field Program

     

     Fifth Grade Russian River Field Program

    Bring your class out to the Russian River and our groundwater pumping facilities to experience firsthand the source of our drinking water. The program consists of a one hour pre-site classroom lesson conducted by Water Agency staff and a follow-up field trip to the Russian River.

    Students using binoculars to observe birds at Hudeman Slough

     

    Fifth Grade Recycled Water and Wetlands Field Program 

    (Sonoma Valley Schools Only) 

    This program provides students with a unique opportunity to learn about wetland ecology, recycled water, and sanitation. This program consists of a one hour presite lesson conducted by Water Agency staff in your classroom followed by a field trip to the Sonoma Valley Wastewater Treatment Plant and Hudeman Slough.

    Secondary Elementary Program 

    Secondary Education Program (Grades 7 - 12)

    There are three programs available:

         1.) Water Systems Tour
         2.) Adopt a Creek
         3.) Careers at the Water Agency
             • (Students - Register for the Job Shadow Program)