The author of our article and video clip believe that our planet Earth might be in trouble when it comes to protecting our natural resource, water.
Do you believe this is a possible problem our planet faces? Write a claim stating your opinion and support your claim with evidence from the article and/or video clip.
Both authors described water as a "vital" resource. What does the word vital mean and why was it used to describe water?
Please read the fiction story Royal Measurement Mess and then watch the Brainpop video titled Measurement. Use the information you learned to complete the Claim, Evidence, Reasoning thinking routine described below:
CLAIM: What you you believe Rakim's family problem was in the story?
EVIDENCE: Use evidence from the reading and video to show what Rakim should have done differently to solve his problem.
REASONING: Use your scientific reasoning skills to explain WHY your evidence is a better way for Rakim to solve his problem with the king.