Oceanography Teacher Resources
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Physical Oceanography and Meteorology, Navy Search and Rescue OperationLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It's an ocean rescue mission! Groups must find a pilot downed off the coast of the Chesapeake Bay. Rescuers must determine the distance needed to travel as well as the heading to get to the pilot's last known position. Taking into...
The Intertidal Zone: Tide and How Creatures SurviveLesson Planet
4th - 7th
Students explore oceanography by completing science worksheets. In this tide pools lesson, students discuss the forces of the tide pools, the animals that live within them, and the impact they have on the rest of the ocean. Students...
Coasts and Reefs: Shallow Marine ProcessesLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
A more thorough presentation on coastal systems would be difficult to find! Detailed diagrams illuminate the offshore, shoreface, foreshore, and backshore zones of beach. The sources and movement of sediments along the coastline are...
Effects of Oil Spills on Environment and Marine LifeLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students explore oceanography by conducting an environmental experiment in class. In this oil spill lesson plan, students discuss the human need for oil and what is at stake when we drill for oil in our oceans. Students read a book in...