Investigating Fountains
Classroom investigations on how fountains work. Starting points for classroom activities and material lists are included with teacher discussions and suggestions for facilitating inquiry with students.

Creating Your Own Fountains
Several ideas are presented here for building fountains with simple materials.

Gallery of Fountains
OMSI's collection of photographs, drawings, movies, and sound bites explore the many types and uses of fountains. These resources are collected by OMSI from students and teachers and other fountain enthusiasts.

Background and Teaching Materials
Discussions on the science and engineering behind fountains.

Information about using inquiry in the classroom to learn about scientific phenomena.

Science and Inquiry

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