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Microscopic Hitchhiking

Lesson Plan Overview

This lesson plan develops concepts on food webs and ecological relationships, giving special attention to microorganisms and Chesapeake Bay species and dynamics. Students will conduct investigations, generate their own data and find out more about species they constantly see!
Source: Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Subjects: Marine Biology
Grades: 6-8

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

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