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Set of six interdisciplinary lesson plans from the Smithsonian, complementing their online "Ocean Planet" exhibit. Topics include: ocean bottom features and seafloor mapping; marine habitats and biodiversity; consumer goods from the ocean; oil spills impacts and solutions; causes of marine strandings; ocean-inspired vocabulary. Units contain: background; instructions for the teacher; maps, data and ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan, Map
Subject: Environmental science, Physical geography, Geology, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
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Digital Water Ed Library (DWEL)     Browse collection
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Developed and maintained by the Jason Education Project at the Texas A&M University, this comprehensive site has educational information and activities on weather, foraminifera, coral reefs, satellites, El Nino, ice ages, fisheries, waves, icebergs and currents. A wealth of student and educator resources is available. Teacher resources include a crash-course in oceanography, a section on using ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Curriculum, Guide for instructor, Syllabus, Tutorial, Imagery - remotely sensed, Ref. material, Educational portal, Non-profit portal, Ask an expert, In-situ dataset, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Biology, Climatology, Cryology, Ecology, Educational theory and practice, Environmental science, Hydrology, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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Starting Point     Browse collection
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With graphics and a brief video clip, the Coriolis effect is concisely and effectively explained. This site is part of the WW2010 Project and features current weather data and detailed explanatory/instructional material as well as curricular materials, archived products and case studies. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Guide for instructor, Ref. material
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science, Physical oceanography, Physics
 
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Unit provides teachers with background and recommended activities for classroom, group and individual levels. Case study set in Samoa describes impacts of waste on the local environment, especially fragile mangrove areas. Study outlines actions to manage household waste and protect the mangroves from further harm. Student activities include brainstorming and discussions about sources and impacts of ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Case study, Guide for instructor, Module / Unit
Subject: Environmental science
 
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This online method manual from EPA describes how to conduct estuary monitoring programs, with step-by-step guides for chemical, physical and biological sampling and data interpretation. Also describes how to plan and maintain a volunteer force, with tips on liability and financial issues, volunteer recruiting training and retention. Addresses quality assurance so that results have weight. Provides ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Field activity, Lab activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Environmental science, Chemical oceanography
 
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Teachers of all grades can use these projects to enhance their science curriculum through use of the Internet. Many projects utilize real time data, others draw from primary/historical information sources. In collaborative projects, students from around the world contribute data for comparison. Each project includes a brief description, teacher guide, standards, classroom activities, data source links, ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Educational theory and practice, Environmental science, Technology
 
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The Earth Exploration Toolbook (EET) provides step-by-step instructions for using Earth science datasets and software tools in educational settings. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity, Case study, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science, Physical geography, Geology, Hydrology, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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Education programs provide fieldtrips, shipboard experiences, camps and projects focused on the Great Lakes. A science and multidisciplinary Great Lakes curriculum includes fisheries, aquatic food web, exotic species, water quality and weather. Teaching resources range from fact sheets to artifact trunks and CDs. Teacher training and workshops cover current topics and offer grant and fellowship opportunities. ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Field activity, Curriculum, Guide for instructor
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental science, Hydrology
 
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The information collected from sensors, buoys, satellites, autonomous ocean-going vehicles, gliders, and land-based instruments is sent via telemetry to a data manager that relays it out over the Internet where scientists, resource managers, educators, students and the public can view and use it. This site describes the major components of ocean observing systems and provides additional observing ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Guide for instructor, Ref. material, Government portal
Subject: Atmospheric science, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental science, Natural hazards, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography, Physics, Technology
 
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GLOBE is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based education and science program. Programs provides students with the opportunity to conduct scientific experiments, report their data, and collaborate with scientists. For educators, GLOBE training workshops, teacher guides, videos, help desk, and contact with other teachers, students, and scientists. Site provides access to data, partnership ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Classroom activity, Field activity, Lab activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan, Ref. material
Subject: Atmospheric science, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental science, Physics
 
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