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Classroom activities based on how scientists study active volcanoes on the deep ocean floor. Activities include: locating an earthquake epicenter, recording geological and biological information during an ocean floor traverse, creating cross-section profiles of the ocean floor, and graphing seafloor data. Resources include videos and teacher guides. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Field trip - virtual, Module / Unit, Map, Photograph, Video, Visualization - scientific, Glossary, Ref. material, In-situ dataset
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Geochemistry, Geology, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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Collection of seven classroom activities that focus on mapping and navigation. Topics include: map projections; maps and globes; navigation by triangulation; compass directions; map making and map following; satellite height; and latitude and longitude. Each activity provides list of materials needed, background information, and procedure. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Technology
 
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Collection of seven classroom activities that focus on mapping and navigation. Topics include: sensory remote sensing; maps and globes; coded signals; satellite imagery resolution; color imagery; visible and infrared imagery; sea turtle tracking; and locating the Titanic. Each activity provides list of materials needed, background information, and procedure. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Technology
 
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This is the site to go to for information about Alvin, the deep submergence vehicle. Describes the history of Alvin, dive statistics, dive logs, dive site viewer, publication, and photos. Students will love the interactive Alvin simulator. Also available are a user manual, observer information, and cruise planning tips. An excellent marine technology resource. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), General public
Resource type: Photograph, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material
Subject: Technology
 
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In-depth website by researchers describes the Gulf Stream, its place in the North Atlantic Gyre, influence on weather and climate, and role of eddies and rings in distributing heat and salinity. A history, 16th to 20th centuries, describes scientists' developing understanding of the Gulf Stream and evolution of oceanographic instruments used to study it, with special details on satellite observations. ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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In November 1999, a team of scientists, students, and film makers aboard WHOI's Atlantis. ventured to hydrothermal vent sites at 9 degrees North in the Eastern Pacific. Using the submersible Alvin, they documented how the biology and landscape of these deep sea oases had changed in the 10 years since their discovery. This expedition report contains daily logs, images, profiles of the scientists and ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Ref. material
Subject: Geology, Biological oceanography, Technology
 
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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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This in-depth site defines sound and describes its measurement, behavior in water, and importance to marine life and humans. Extensive audio gallery includes examples of sound production by invertebrates, fishes, marine mammals. Human uses of underwater sound and the technology and applications of acoustic equipment are explained. Profiles of researchers in physical oceanography, marine biology, engineering ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Ref. material, In-situ dataset
Subject: Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography, Physics, Technology
 
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North Carolina facility conducts coastal research and regional monitoring projects. Take a virtual tour of the facility or access recent measurements of local wave, wind, tide and current conditions. Learn about ACE research projects, instrument engineering and operations. Access archived data and graphs of shoreline conditions, as well as research data and reports from studies on shoreline erosion, ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Ref. material, Report, In-situ dataset, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Environmental science, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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Ten lessons on navigation topics include: motivation for students; background and assessment materials; activity descriptions and worksheets; teacher tips and resources. Topics cover: introduction to navigation, latitude and longitude, map reading; dead reckoning and celestial navigation; trigonometry applications; effects of errors in navigation; using topographical maps triangulation; Global Positioning ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Curriculum
Subject: Mathematics, Technology
 
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