Educator's Corner

How to Catch a Fish

Lesson Plan Overview

After an introduction to the variety of current fishing methods, students learn through an activity about the problem of bycatch and then design a poster or PSA to educate others about the issue.

Source: PBS – Jean Michel Cousteau Ocean Adventures
Grades: 6-8

Literacy Principles:

OLP#1: The Earth has one big ocean with many features.

OLP#6: The ocean and humans are inextricably interconnected.

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