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Grades K-5

Read about the Mackenzie River at 
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mackenzie_River

After reading the section “Flow Characteristics” in the article on the
Mackenzie River, answer the following questions on a separate sheet of
paper:

  • What month does the most water flow in to the Arctic Ocean?
  • What month does the least water flow in to the Arctic Ocean?

Grades 3-5 th grade only:

  • What is the difference?

Grades 6th-8th

Read about the Mackenzie River at
https://www.britannica.com/place/Mackenzie-River

Draw the Triangular delta of the river on a coordinate grid using the information found in the reading. Be sure to use an appropriate scale on the x and y axes. When complete, use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance of the hypotenuse.

Return completed activities to campus between August 14th-23rd.

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