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Metro Water offers free educational resources and classroom presentations concerning water, wastewater and stormwater for students of all ages. Students will learn about the value of clean, safe and dependable water and how to make sound water-use decisions now and in the future.
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Job Shadowing/Capstone Projects
Metro Water Services provides job shadowing opportunities and capstone project resources. Please contact us to discuss your students' needs.
These programs are presented at your school. Pre-visit information will be sent out with confirmation of program registration. Post-visit student activities will be provided.
3rd - 5th Grade Program
The Journey of Your Water: a video tour of the Omohundro Water Treatment Plant.
Filmed at Metro Water Services Omohundro Water Treatment Plant, this video takes your students through each step of the water treatment process. (30-45 minutes; 12 minute video + presentation). Also available as a teacher-led activity; Metro Water Services will provide a copy of the video and related activities.
4th Grade Program
The Water Cycle and Me
Using an interactive model of a community and its river (just like Nashville!), this presentation demonstrates the water cycle and how each individual plays a role in keeping our water clean and safe. (30-45 minutes)
5th - 12th Grade Program
What Happens to the Water: Point Source and Non-Point Source Pollution
Using an interactive model, students will learn about point source and non-point source pollution and best management practices to prevent water pollution in our community. (45 minutes)