Ocean Food Chain Teacher Resources
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Ocean Food Chain
In this ocean food chain activity, students examine 4 pictures regarding the ocean food chain then number them so they are in the correct order. Next, students complete 4 short answer questions about the ocean food chain that require higher order thinking skills.
2nd - 4th Science 20 Views 331 Downloads
The Magic School Bus: Gets Eaten!
Do your students love The Magic School Bus series? Are they studying food chains? With this resource, your class can enjoy watching The Magic School Bus: Gets Eaten and review concepts related to food chains and food webs at the same time. The 16 questions on this worksheet directly correspond to the video, keeping youngsters focused on scientific theories and learning about ocean food chains more in-depth.
3rd - 5th Science 11 Views 229 Downloads
Students create a bulletin board display illustrating food chains they make from a list of ocean organisms. Students also play a game showing what happens when one of the organisms is removed from the food chain and how they are all interdependent on one another.
4th - 12th Science 3 Views 38 Downloads
Who Would Win? Killer Whale vs. Great White Shark Storia Teaching Guide
Teacher guides are wonderful tools with tons of ideas that help you relate content in many different ways. Using the high-interest book, Who Would Win? Killer Whale vs. Great White Shark, learners will hone their discussion and reading comprehension skills.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 166 Views 464 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Plankton: so much more than just a SpongeBob character. Three different activities have kids looking at both phytoplankton and zooplankton in pictures, as well as collecting their own samples (depending on your access to a saltwater system) and examining them under a microscope, then creating and testing plankton models.
4th - 12th Science 6 Views 5 Downloads
Ocean Acidification Mock Conference
In a comprehensive role playing activity, teens play the parts of different stakeholders in the realm of acidic oceans. They research, debate, and create a presentation from the perspective of either ocean organisms, the fishing industry, energy companies, the transportation industry, the recreation industry, or the public.
7th - 12th Science 14 Views 15 Downloads
Carbon: Is Too Much of a Good Thing Bad?
Middle schoolers explore the carbon cycle and the greenhouse effect. In this environmental awareness instructional activity, students work through a series of activities to identify carbon compounds, explain photosynthesis, and describe the impact of global warming.
6th - 8th Science 11 Views 74 Downloads
Students complete a unit on the oceans of the world. They explore various websites, compare/contrast ocean mammals and fish, identify coral reefs on a map, label the oceans on a world map, define ocean conservation vocabulary, and list ways the oceans help us.
4th - 6th Science 17 Views 75 Downloads
Plankton / Phytoplankton
Students discuss the importance of plankton in the ocean ecosystem. In this biology lesson, students identify the different types plankton by observing them under the microscope. They explain how plankton population affect global climate.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 27 Downloads
What Lives in the Open Ocean and Where Do They Live?
Students explore oceanography by participating in a flash card activity. In this ocean inhabitant lesson, students define a list of ocean related vocabulary terms and answer ocean geography study questions. Students utilize organism flash cards to practice memorizing animal characteristics and facts.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 34 Downloads
Pollution and Marine Life
In this pollution and marine life instructional activity, students use 9 given terms related to types of pollution and ocean food chains to complete sentences. Students number the effects of human sewage and soil runoff that harm ocean organisms in the order they happen.
7th - 9th Science 10 Views 97 Downloads
First graders research ocean animals and plants on the web. In this ocean habitat lesson plan, 1st graders prepare a multimedia presentation. Students will work on their presentations in pairs and every group should have its own animals or plants.
1st Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Phyto- v. Zoo- Plankton
Students identify two broad groups of plankton: phytoplankton and zoo plankton. They describe the general body adaptations which characterize each group. They discuss and write about what it would be like to be carried around by the ocean currents, unable to swim against them.
7th - 12th Science 4 Views 9 Downloads