How to tell if it is a good day for swimming
1 The hook
Use visuals of polluted beach water, rip currents and swimmers itch to engage students for the rest of the lesson.
Listen to the presentation by the instructor
2 Direct Instruction
3 Guided Practice
Have students draw on Google Earth or Google Maps to digitally draw the potential hazards they could encounter on their favorite beach.
4 Independent Practice
Students will get into small groups to create a presentation on what they have learned about hazards and how to avoid them. They will also share additional resources they have found. The groups will then each present their presentation.