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Splash – Monitoring Humpback Whales

Lesson Plan Overview

Students learn the importance of monitoring endangered marine mammals like humpback whales and how monitoring can help marine conservation efforts.

Source: NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries Program/National Geographic
Grades: 6-8

Literacy Principles:

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

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

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