Public Services
Water Observations
Reading Strategies

100

protects the public and keeps the peace

police

100

the shape of water when it beads up on a surface

water dome

100

when you use text to self, text to text or text to world

making connections

200

puts out fires and helps rescue people

fire fighters

200

water does this when it touches a paper towel

absorbs

200

when you make a realistic guess as to what is going to happen next

predicting

300

teaches you reading, writing and math

public schools

300

water moves this way on a slope

down or downhill

300

when you give a summary of the important parts of the story

retell

400

helps you when you are sick or injured

hospital

400

this property of water is what allows a water strider to walk on it

surface tension

500

moves large groups of people from place to place

public transportation

500

this is where the greatest amount of salt water is found

ocean