- Introduction to Latitude and Longitude LESSON PLAN
National Geographic Xpeditions This lesson introduces students to latitude and longitude. They will look at lines of latitude and longitude on a United States map and discuss the reason ... ...
Nov 8 2010 - 2:54pm
- Understanding Sea Level Using Real Data LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Data Education (NODE) Project Five lessons at increasing levels of sophistication incorporate real data from NOAA to help students understand how sea level is measured and mo ... ...
Mar 19 2010 - 2:07pm
- Watered Down Topo Map LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students create models of undersea geologic features on a bathymetric chart. Students interpret and explain the difference between bathymetric charts and topographic ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:55pm
- Sharks: Setting the Record Straight LESSON PLAN
National Geographic Xpeditions Students read, discuss, and compare news reports of shark attacks with data and then design a television special to educate the public about sharks. F ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 2:17pm
- Are Great White Sharks As Dangerous As We Think They Are? LESSON PLAN
National Geographic Xpeditions Students discuss their existing thoughts on sharks and analyze a map of reported shark attacks. After viewing and discussing both a painting of a shark at ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 2:13pm
- The Pros and Cons of Artificial Reefs LESSON PLAN
National Geographic Xpeditions Students make hypothetical lists of the pros and cons of artificial reefs and then revise them after reading an article and researching the topic. ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 1:49pm
- Sea Surface Temperature and Coral Bleaching LESSON PLAN
NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program Students will learn about the anatomy of coral bleaching, how ocean temperature increase can be a cause of coral bleaching and will try to predict g ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 1:30pm
- Symbiosis and Coral Anatomy LESSON PLAN
NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program Students read and then present to the class about different types of symbiosis. They are then introduced through a PowerPoint presentation to the co ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 1:29pm
- Introduction to Coral Reefs LESSON PLAN
NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program Students will identify the relative depth of corals in the ocean by observing the behavior of cold and warm saltwater in an experiment. Students wil ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 1:27pm
- How do Humpback Whales Feed? LESSON PLAN
National Geographic The activity covers background, migration, and feeding behaviors of humpback whales. It also includes a simulation of bubble net feeding and a drawing exercise. ... ...
Nov 24 2009 - 4:16pm
- The Best Hope for Northern Right Whales LESSON PLAN
National Geographic This lesson asks students to research current and proposed methods of assisting the recovery of northern right whale populations. Students will conduct Internet rese ... ...
Nov 24 2009 - 4:05pm
- Tale of a Whale LESSON PLAN
Smithsonian Institution and New England Aquarium Students exercise their observation skills to do some of the actual work of marine biologists who study the endangered North Atlantic ri ... ...
Nov 24 2009 - 4:03pm
- Fish and Kids LESSON PLAN
Marine Stewardship Council A package containing lessons, worksheets, and activities to teach young students about sustainable seafood. Each subject has two levels: one for grades K-2 (k ... ...
Sep 24 2009 - 5:55pm