Water Cycle Diagram

In this activity, students will create their own water cycle diagrams. You can differentiate or scaffold this activity by adding or removing information from the template or instructions. Students are also encouraged to provide a description of each step or the cycle as a whole using textables or the cell and description layout.

Our interactive diagrams allow you to “mouse around” the parts of the water cycle and view explanations, pictures, and more. Our interactive diagram allows you to “mouse around” the parts of the water cycle and view explanations, pictures, and more online. The diagram is available for three levels of students:

Written By: Water cycle, also called hydrologic cycle, cycle that involves the continuous circulation of water in the Earth-atmosphere system. Of the many processes involved in the water cycle, the most important are evaporation, transpiration, condensation, precipitation, and runoff.