- Coral Reef Symbiosis LESSON PLAN
Moorea Coral Reef LTER Education This lesson introduces the idea of interrelationships among organisms and how these could help them persist in a coral reef ecosystem. Students will lea ... ...
Nov 30 2012 - 12:15pm
- BioBlitz Organizational Guide LESSON PLAN
Connecticut State Museum of Natural History at UCONN Learn all about BioBlitz and how to organize one for your school. Includes a checklist and schedule. For more information: ... ...
Nov 2 2010 - 1:26pm
- Climate Change Metaphors LESSON PLAN
Wild BC Students will use and describe how a variety of objects provide metaphors for why climate change is occurring and the impacts resulting from it. Students will demonstrate the ab ... ...
Mar 23 2010 - 10:31am
- The Global Climate Game LESSON PLAN
This group game is designed to help students explore the various aspects of global climate and to learn how human activity may affect climate. Student groups will be responsible for making decisions about activities that may impact global climate. Stud ... ...
Mar 19 2010 - 3:15pm
- Polar Regions: Arctic Adaptations and Global Impacts LESSON PLAN
This lesson uses the habitat of the Beaufort Sea and other Arctic communities as examples of Ocean Literacy Principles #5 and #6. Students will learn about the adaptive capabilities of animals and people living in these environments. Students will look ... ...
Mar 19 2010 - 2:10pm
- Where Does it Live, and What Does it Eat? LESSON PLAN
Susan Leach-Snyder Currents, National Marine Educators Association Students research the habitat and food of organis ... ...
Dec 11 2009 - 5:42pm
- Frozen Out LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students explain the concepts of indicator species and microhabitats. Students compare and contrast “average regional conditions” with “site-specific conditions.” St ... ...
Dec 1 2009 - 1:12pm
- A Tale of Deep Corals LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students describe and explain the two hypotheses for the frequent occurrence of deep-sea corals in the vicinity of hydrocarbon seeps. Students evaluate relevant expe ... ...
Dec 1 2009 - 12:58pm
- I, Robot, Can Do That LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students describe and contrast three types of underwater robots. Students discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using robots in the exploration of the ocean. ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:59pm
- Deep Lights LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students compare and contrast the various methods (chemiluminescence, bioluminescence, fluorescence, phosphorescence, triboluminescence) of light-production in deep- ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:57pm
- Call to Arms LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students describe human arm motion, design/construct mechanical arm model that biomimics human arms. Students describe simple machine aspects of their mechanical arm ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:52pm
- What Was for Dinner LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students will be able to compare and contrast photosynthesis and chemosynthesis as sources of primary production for biological communities; give at least three exam ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:43pm
- Monsters of the Deep LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students will be able to describe major features of cold seep communities; list at least five organisms typical of these communities; infer probable trophic relation ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:41pm
- Corrosion to Corals LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students will be able to describe galvanic exchange and explain how this process produces electric currents. Given two dissimilar metals and information on their pos ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:40pm
- The Methane Circus LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students will describe the overall events that occurred during the Cambrian Explosion; explain how methane hydrates may contribute to global warming; and describe th ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:31pm