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This site is designed to teach elementary students about ocean life. Through images and large text, it provides basic information and descriptions of animals that live in various ocean habitats, including: Sandy Beach, Tide Pool, Kelp Forest, and the Open Seas. Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Photograph, Ref. material
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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This website provides a variety of photos and text to teach students about life in the oceans. Various animals discussed include fish, sharks, dolphins, octopus, starfish, eels, lobster and jellyfish. Students choose an animal to look at, view some facts about that animal, and then answer questions based on the information given. The objective is for young elementary students to be able to distinguish ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2)
Resource type: Computer activity, Assessment / Evaluation, Photograph, Video
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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This Classroom Connectors lesson plan ocean lifeforms, how animals depend on one another and on plants for food, and the ocean food chain. The site provides goals, objectives, an outline, time required, materials, activities, and closure ideas for the lesson. The Classroom Connectors address content with an activity approach while incorporating themes necessary to raise the activity to a higher cognition ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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This website is a network of systematic, ecological, and environmental information systems. Collectively, these systems operate as a dynamic, global digital atlas to communicate biological information about the ocean. Tools include: a c-squares mapper (a Perl utility) which plots dataset exents on a range of base maps, according to a string of c-squares passed to it via the web; a geographical information ... Full description.
Grade level: Graduate / Professional
Resource type: In-situ dataset, Software
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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In this educational adventure story for grades four through seven, the reader steps into the starring role of Ace, assistant investigator to Paula Pacific, who is assigned to examine unusual behaviors noticed in killer whale populations in the Alanamorris Strait. As they pass through the story, students will complete a number of ocean-related activities, which will lead them to the solution of the ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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This material was created to complement the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life exhibit of the Museum of Natural History. A selection of links provides access to dioramas of various animals and ocean habitats. Links to ecosystems provides information and illustrations of a variety of ocean ecosystems. A section on ocean life provides an overview of a selection of marine organisms from modern and ancient oceans. ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Tutorial, Photograph, Ref. material
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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This in-depth profile of a marine biologist takes a look at how animals live and thrive, especially early in life, at very cold temperatures in an Antarctic environment. In this question and answer profile Donal Manahan answers more than 10 questions, including how he ended up studying the adaptations of marine organisms in Antarctica, how many sea urchin and sea star eggs is a lot, if animals actually ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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During the winter, the sea ice off Antarctica covers an area so big that it's actually the largest continuous habitat on Earth. The algae that live there produce 25 percent of all oxygen on the planet. This in-depth profile of a biological oceanographer gives students insight into the bacteria and algae that live below the layers of Antarctica's sea ice. In the question and answer profile Cornelius ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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While engaged in this activity students will explore phytoplankton, the food of tiny marine animals, particularly krill. Students will prepare a hay infusion in two identical glass aquarium tanks or a 1-liter glass jar and expose one to 24 hours of continuous light, and the other for only four hours during the school day, with all light blocked off by opaque material during the remaining hours. They ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lab activity
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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Assessments: Read (1)
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In this activity students investigate bioluminescence, which is light given off by living organisms and is common among creatures of the sea. Students discover that in the deep sea, where little or no sunlight penetrates, a variety of fishes live out their lives dependent upon bioluminescence, and that among these fishes, light organs have evolved to serve a number of purposes. Students will learn ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Biological oceanography
 
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