4.9 Resources

The student will investigate and understand important Virginia natural resources. Key concepts include:
a) watersheds and water resources;
b) animals and plants;
c) minerals, rocks, ores, and energy sources; and
d) forests, soil, and land.

Research Resources:
Water Sheds in Virginia
Virginia Watersheds

Water Shed Game

Henrico 21 Lessons:
Pollution of the James River
Save the Bay

Design Briefs:
Can you Catch the Water? Watersheds
A Closer Look at Oil and Energy Resources