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Fish Feeding

Lesson Plan Overview

In this lesson, students will build upon their understanding of coral reef ecosystems by examining the different techniques that three fish use to feed. Goatfish, parrotfish and long nose butterflyfish each live and feed on coral reefs in a different way. Students will look at the different methods through a simulation. Download supplementary video here

Source Moorea Coral Reef LTER Education
Subjects Marine Biology
Grades K-2

Literacy Principles:

OLP#5: The ocean supports a great diversity of life and ecosystems.

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