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This lesson affords students an opportunity to synthesize what they have learned about the anatomy of fish with their knowledge of ocean environments and methods of adaptation for survival. After discussing and describing the characteristics of the ocean, they will create a "fish of the future", listing different and unusual ways that their fish will adapt in order to survive. They will also name ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Biology, Biological oceanography
 
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This Classroom Connectors lesson plan discusses the structure and constant changing of the ocean floor. Students learn about sedimentation, continental drift, major structures on the ocean floor, and life forms at each level of the ocean. The site provides goals, objectives, an outline, time required, materials, activities, and closure ideas for the lesson. The Classroom Connectors address content ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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Oceans Alive covers basic information about Earth's oceans, including sections such as: The Water Planet, Oceans in Motion, Life in the Sea, Scientists at Sea and Resources. Topics include physical features of oceans, how the oceans formed, the water cycle, currents and waves, ebbs and tides, ocean plants and animals, and ocean research. The resources section contains links for more information about ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Informal
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lab activity, Illustration - scientific, Visualization - scientific, Index / Bibliography, Ref. material
Subject: Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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Black Smokers explains the phenomena of deep-sea hydrothermal vents that occur under oceans within mid-ocean ridge volcanoes. The site describes deep-sea hydrothermal vent life forms, the ocean floor, and the mid-ocean ridge system. Teacher resources include games and lesson plans about the human impact on black smoker environments, the debate on human versus robotic expeditions, tools and engineering ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), Informal
Resource type: Computer activity, Lesson plan, Ref. material
Subject: Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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SeaWeb is a project designed to raise awareness of the world's oceans and the lifeforms within them, and to encourage conservation efforts. Information provided here includes the latest news about ocean-related issues, audio files of the Ocean Report which provides a tour of the world's oceans, email updates, a bookstore, and an on-line book about issues facing our oceans. This includes habitats, ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Non-profit portal
Subject: Ecology, Biological oceanography
 
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This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, teaches about the seafloor using data from the seafloor observatory set up at Axial Volcano, in the Northeast Pacific, 240 miles off the Oregon coast. It includes a variety of educational sites to visit, and a data exercise on topographic mapping of the seafloor based on NOAA/National Geophysical Data Center data. ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, includes a variety of educational sites to visit, and a data exercise on water quality in which students graph dissolved oxygen versus depth in the Gulf of Mexico dead zone where the Mississippi River enters the Gulf. The data is from the Nutrient Enhanced Coastal Ocean Productivity Program (NECOP). Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, In-situ dataset
Subject: Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography
 
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This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, provides links to several educational sites, and refers teachers to the Classroom BATS (Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study) site where they can use the OceanExplorer Excel workbook along with oceanography lesson plans in data activities to examine how changes in temperature and pressure affect the speed of sound ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, In-situ dataset
Subject: Biological oceanography, Physical oceanography
 
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This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, discusses the water quality significance of benthos, the group of variously-sized fauna that live on, in or near the bottom of a water body. The data activity uses amphipod reburrowing behavior to examine how this small crustacean may be used to indicate pollution in an estuary such as the Chesapeake Bay. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Ref. material, In-situ dataset
Subject: Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
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This data tip from Bridge, the Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center archive, discusses marine sanctuaries off the coasts of Georgia, Florida, and Texas/Louisiana in the Southeastern United States. The data activity uses the REEF database to examine how habitat influences the presence or absence of certain species of fish. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Ref. material, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Ecology, Biological oceanography
 
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