7 Water

Survival on a Desert Island

The Scene

  • The Yellow Men have crashed the plane leaving you stranded on a desert island.
  • You have access to shelter and food but no fresh drinking water.
  • The only water you can access is salty and full of debris (sand etc)
  • You manage to use your science knowledge to create safe fresh drinking water and eventually rescued after 2 weeks.
  • The popular TV Show Servite Survival has asked to film you and wants you to demonstrate how they produced the clean drinking water.
  • Your task is to create the video!

Can we drink Seawater?

  • Critical Thinker
  • Entrepreneur
  • Creative and Innovative
  • Communicator and Collaborator

Research Skills for Servite Students


When accessing content use the numbers below to guide you:

brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language.

Level 2

provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.

Level 3

lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language.