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NATURAL SCIENCES

Grade 4

Module 18

Water

The importance of water

Listen to the story about water that your educator will read to you and discuss the information that you find inside the drop of water.

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WATER IS LIFE

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Water plays a very important role in the ecosystem; it keeps plants and animals alive.

Plants: We know that some plants only grow in water. You may know the beautiful water lilies with their large flat leaves that float on the water.

Animals: Animals drink water to live. It is essential for animals that live in, on and near water

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Discuss the following with the learners in your group:

What would happen if the school had no water for an hour?

What would happen if our city / town had no water for an hour?

What would happen if our country had no water for an hour?

Why is water as important as it is?

Read any story about water to the learners.

Select the best answers from your group to write captions for the illustration.

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Memorandum

Read any story about water to the learners.

Captions in frames: After the groups have given feedback, the best answers can be copied into the frames of the illustrations.

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