National Federation of Group Water Schemes

Category - Education

All About Water

All About Water is a hands-on and highly interactive source that encourages school children to explore the fascinating world of freshwater habitats and to develop an understanding of all things 'wet and wild'.  Using a...

Facts about water

Water is the most common compound found on Earth. Four-fifths of the Earth's surface is covered in water. Water plays a very important role in our lives, we drink it, wash in it, wash with it and swim in it. Our bones...

How water is made clean?

In order to make sure that supplies of drinking water are clean water treatment plants are operated. In general, water supplied to our homes must be attractive looking ( colourless), odourless and safe to drink. In...

How you can help in the Conservation of Water

Instead of taking a bath why not take a shower? You could save 45 litre's of water each time. That's the same as 45 cartons of milk. When you wash your teeth don't leave the tap running and use a mug or glass of water...

Build your own water cycle

You will need: (1) Jar (2) Plants (3) Bottle cap (4) Soil (5) Sand (6) Small rocks Fill the jar first with small rocks, then sand, then soil. Then add plants in the soil and place your bottle cap in the jar. Fill the...

Water Word Search

Try to find the words in the word search. W L R O P S V L RAIN CHLORINE RESERVOIR MAIN STREAM TAP WET LEAK NITRATES SOURCE WATER R A A P T K E S M S T R E A M C A U A E X E H S I I P S R L E E N I T E O F C N S T W R N...

Picture Game

What is wrong with this picture ?
Click on the spots where you think someone is doing something wrong.

Water Cycle

The Earths Water Cycle Water never stops moving. Snow and rain fall to the earth from clouds. The rain and melted snow run downhill into rivers and lakes, sometimes crashing over waterfalls. Eventually the water flows...