Open the document called "Uses of Rivers" at the bottom of this page.
Read the text carefully and discuss it with someone else. See how much you can make them understand about Rivers.
Activity 2 - Settlements
Give examples of other towns and cities which are built on rivers.
Activity 3 - Energy
Give 2 more examples of renewable energy sources and 2 examples of non-renewable energy sources.
Activity 4 - Farming
From the text, give 2 reasons why farms are located near rivers.
Activity 5 - Transportation
Why is it a good idea to transport goods and materials by river?
Activity 6 - Challenge
Imagine you are sitting next to a busy river. What would you see? Use the text to give you ideas.