Task = Find out how much water is lost from a dripping tap over a 10 minute period.

–       Discuss how we could measure the amount of water we collect from a dripping tap.

–       Turn on a tap, then turn it off gradually until it drips slowly.

–       Collect the water for 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10 minutes.

–       Design a data table and record your results.

How much water is wasted in a ten-minute period from a dripping tap?

Do you think that is a lot of water to waste?