Rabbit Trail: What is a loch?

The children live next to a loch. Do you know what a loch is?

In Scottish, the word loch means lake. A lake is an area of water that is surrounded by land. Water from nearby rivers flow in and out of the lake.

The picture below is of a loch in Scotland.

Loch Lubnaig (223068248)

Do you have lakes near where you live?