Lessons and activity sheets

Curriculum-linked lesson ideas and accompanying activity sheets (see right-hand column), written for primary and middle years students, on the topic of water power.

Content is available in PDF format, and where applicable, accompanied by SMART Notebook files.

Broad learning outcomes

Using this curriculum material will assist students in achieving the following broad learning outcomes:

  • Students will discover how various forms of hydropower work.
  • Students will learn how the power of water has been used for various purposes throughout the ages.
  • Students will recognise that water is a valuable resource.