Minnesota WET information

Program information

Environmental education resources

Water education

Division of Waters

Project WET contact

Janine Kohn
MN Project WET Coordinator

MN DNR - Ecological and Water Resources
500 Lafayette Rd.
St. Paul, MN 55155-4032

Healthy Water, Healthy People

Healthy Water, Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide

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Healthy Water Healthy People guide imageThis 250-page activity guide is for educators of students in grades 6 through university level. The purpose of this Guide is to raise the awareness and understanding of water quality topics and issues and their relationship to personal, public, and environmental health. Healthy Water, Healthy People will help educators address science standards through interactive activities that interpret water quality concepts and promote diverse learning styles, with foundations in the scientific method. This Guide will contain 25 original activities that link priority water quality topics to real-life experiences of educators and students.

Healthy Water, Healthy People Testing Kit Manual
Healthy Water Healthy People testing kit manual image This 100-page technical reference manual is an excellent companion text that supports all of the Healthy Water, Healthy People publications and materials. The purpose of this manual is to serve as a technical reference for the Healthy Water, Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide and the Healthy Water, Healthy People Testing Kits, yielding in-depth information about eleven water quality parameters. The manual answers questions about water quality testing using technical overviews, data interpretation guidelines, case studies, chemical formulas, testing kit activities, laboratory demonstrations, and much more.

To order, contact Project WET USA This link leads to an external site.. To request a workshop for this guide, contact the Minnesota state coordinator: april.rust@state.mn.us.