

Educational Standards associated with Phytoplankton in the Gulf of Maine  Comment on this resource 
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This resource supports math standards for grades 78 in the topics of data analysis and probability. These assignments are based on the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) standards.
This resource supports science standards for grades 78. This assignment is based on the Virginia Standards of Learning ES.1c: The student will plan and conduct investigations in which scales, diagrams, maps, charts, graphs, tables, and profiles are constructed and interpreted. ES.11c: The student will investigate and understand that oceans are complex, interactive physical, chemical, and biological systems and are subject to long and shortterm variations. Key concepts include systems interactions (density differences, energy transfer, weather, and climate). LS.7: The student will investigate and understand that organisms within an ecosystem are dependent on one another and on nonliving components of the environment.
