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We have a selection of resources available to all WA schools and some available exclusively to our Waterwise Schools.

Items available to all WA schools

waterwise schools program booklet This booklet contains all the information your school needs to join and stay active in the program.
 Education program booklet This booklet contains information outlining the themes and guiding principles surrounding the our education program.
DIY Water audit This is an excellent resource that students can take home and explore their household’s water use with their family to determine their own household’s water saving to do list.

This will help you to understand where the water in your home goes, take control and start to making changes that will reduce your water use.
Groundwater replenishment booklet This booklet gives students an understanding of Perth’s groundwater system, wastewater treatment process and advanced water treatment process that allows recycled water to be recharged into the groundwater.

This information is suitable for years 5 and up.
Biosolids brochure This brochure outlines how the raw sludge from the wastewater treatment process is recycled into biosolids.
Harvey Dam brochure  We have a range of Dam brochures that can be ordered for students, including: Canning Dam; Churchman Brook Dam; Harvey Dam; Mundaring Dam; North Dandalup Dam; South Dandalup Dam; Serpentine Dam; and Wungong Dam.
Note: some of the information contained in the brochures may be out of date. For current information see Visiting our dams
 Beenyup wastewater treatment plant brochure This brochure outlines wastewater treatment process at our Beenyup wastewater treatment plant.
 

 2016 National Water Week poster. This colourful poster captures this year's AWA  theme of 'Water Life Growth'.  

National Water Week 2014
 
National Water Week posters to remind us of celebrating the value of water.

Themes change each year.

2016 – Water Life Growth

2014 – Water sources:  there are more than you think!

      Report leaks and save waterSave water, use the half-flushRunning water wastes waterShorter showers save water

Report leaks and save waterSave water use the half flushShorter showers save waterRunning water wastes water

Fresh water thinking A3 posters and large stickers (100mm) – suitable for kitchens, bathrooms, showers and other common areas. The posters are coated making them more durable, so that they can withstand moisture.

Please note the stickers are not for student use. They are designed to be used on the backs of toilets. 

Items available exclusively to Waterwise Schools

One of the benefits of being a Waterwise School is access to free supporting educational resources to teach water in the classroom. You can choose items from 3 of the following categories.

Garden monitor badgeGarden Monitor badge, comes with a pin on the back. 

This colorful badge is a great way for students to promote waterwise garden messages.

BookmarkBookmarkChoice of 2 bookmarks:

Water sources – There are more than you think! (Did you know? facts on the reverse side)

If you see a drop, make it stop!  (Tips for saving water on reverse side)

The water cycle poster  This poster shows the water cycle and its relationship with groundwater.
Wastewater path poster This poster traces the path of wastewater from homes and industries through the wastewater system to a wastewater treatment plant, where it is treated before it is disposal in the ocean or recycled.
Drink water for a healthy life poster This poster explains how important drinking water is to maintaining a healthy life.
Walter the drop stickers Walter the Water Drop stickers
5 different brightly coloured stickers on an A4 sheet – 15 stickers per sheet.
 Walter the water drop poster Walter the Water Drop posters
A set of 10 colourful A3 illustrative posters.  

Each poster expands on a simple key message relating to water and health, protecting drainage systems and the natural environment, saving water or protecting.

The value of water
These flash cards are perfect for encouraging discussion, extending vocabulary and enhancing inquiry skills. Reverse side includes discussion questions, suggested activities and did you know facts (pack of 16 A4 cards).

4 minute shower timer

4 minute shower to ensure showers are kept to a maximum of 4 minutes.


Items available exclusively to Early Learning Childhood Centres

Walter the drop stickers Walter the Water Drop stickers
5 different brightly coloured stickers on an A4 sheet – 15 stickers per sheet.
 Walter the water drop poster Walter the Water Drop posters
A set of 10 colourful A3 illustrative posters.  

Each poster expands on a simple key message relating to water and health, protecting drainage systems and the natural environment, saving water or protecting wastewater systems.

      Report leaks and save waterSave water, use the half-flushRunning water wastes waterShorter showers save water

Report leaks and save waterSave water use the half flushShorter showers save waterRunning water wastes water

Fresh water thinking A3 posters and large stickers (100mm) – suitable for kitchens, bathrooms, showers and other common areas. The posters are coated making them more durable, so that they can withstand moisture.

Please note the stickers are not for student use. They are designed to be used on the backs of toilets. 

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