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139 resources with the concept oceanography

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Oceans

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students gain an understanding of the number of oceans and their names by learning a song. They become aware that there are three zones of the ocean and explore the plants and animals that are found at each level.
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Carbon Cycle

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Using a jigsaw approach, earth science experts teach each other about the physical, biological, and geologic components of the carbon cycle, with a specific focus on the ocean. 
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Marine Equipment and Vessels

For Teachers 6th - 8th
During the first week of an oceanography unit, you can show this presentation to introduce viewers to oceanography vessels and equipment. The order of the slides in incohesive; it fluctuates between submersibles and exploration...
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Earth Science Crossword Puzzle

For Students 5th - 8th
Go over some earth science concepts and terms with this online interactive crossword puzzle. There are 8 clues provided for learners, covering topics like: tides, algae, and currents. Some of these clues are more clear than others. There...
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Oceans Module: Day 5

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders discover physical science by participating in a science lab activity. In this water properties lesson, 4th graders discuss the difference between salt water and fresh water and conduct a floatation activity with their...
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Backyard Water Discovery

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students observe Earth science by conducting a biology experiment. In this oceanography lesson, students identify the types of organisms and animals which inhabit bodies of water. Students utilize soil, globes, glass jars and a...
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Living and Non-Living Things in the Water

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students analyze biology by completing puzzles in class. In this Earth science lesson, students identify the different types of organisms and animals that live in the water by examining photographs and objects taken from aquatic...
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Making Waves

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students explore physics by completing a water experiment in class. In this waves activity, students utilize a pitcher, box, corks, balloons and other household objects to conduct a tsunami activity. Students record their results on a...
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Habitats of the Pond

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students explore biology by researching habitats for organisms. For this water environment lesson, students utilize a magnifying glass to examine the different organisms that live on a nearby pond or lake and explore their habitats....
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For the Love of Scuba

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore oceanography by reading a nonfiction book in class. For this scuba diving lesson, students read the book For the Love of Scuba in class and analyze the techniques and equipment used in ocean exploration. Students answer...
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Marine Animal and Plant Adaptations

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students examine nature by creating their own animals. In this animal adaptation lesson, students define scientific vocabulary terms dealing with adaptation such as sea stars, sea cucumbers and exoskeleton. Students utilize their...
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Group Foraging

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students explore co-operation by researching ocean life. In this fish science lesson, students identify many vocabulary terms associated with oceanography and discuss what group foraging means among fish. Students utilize paints and...
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Mystery Mollusc

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the different regions of our oceans by researching the Internet.  In this oceanography lesson plan, students discover the different jobs related to ocean research and examine their roles by reading related websites. ...
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Keep it Complex

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners consider the importance of biodiversity in the ocean layers. In this oceanography lesson, students use the Shannon-Weaver diversity index to analyze data.  Learners analyze the information collected and write a report offering...
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Field Trip - San Francisco Bay Model

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students investigate scale models while attending a field trip within the San Francisco Bay Area.  In this oceanography activity, students identify the currents of the Bay Area and discuss how they are created by different tides....
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What's in that Cake?

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students discover the methods scientists use to investigate Oceanic habitats.  In this oceanography lesson, students utilize the Internet to identify deep sea submersibles and how they help scientists study the Charleston Bump.  Students...
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Tye Dye Jellyfish

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students investigate Ocean life by participating in an arts and crafts project.  In this oceanography lesson, students discuss sea creatures, specifically jellyfish.  Students are given coffee filters, markers, wax paper and wiggle eyes...
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Tides and How Creatures Survive

For Teachers K - 2nd
Pupils discover tidal pools.  In this oceanographic lesson plan, students observe the tides of the earth and the creatures that inhabit the intertidal zones.  Pupils role-play the tidal zones by portraying themselves as animals of the...
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Make a Tide Pool Mural

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students create tide pool collages.  In this ocean life lesson, students investigate the different life forms in a tide pool.  Students create paper tide pools by cutting out animals from worksheets and placing them on the tide pool mural.
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Oceanography Multimedia Projects

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners examine marine life. In this oceanography lesson, students design a multimedia project using PowerPoint or HyperStudio that encompasses research that they do on ocean ecosystems.
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Oceanography Crossword Puzzle

For Students 6th - 10th
In this online interactive oceanography crossword puzzle worksheet, students use 7 clues to find the appropriate answers to complete the word puzzle.
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Collecting Plankton

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In this science worksheet, students learn facts about plankton by reading two pages of factual information. Students read about the different kinds of plankton and how it is classified. Detailed drawings are included. There are no...
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Unit 5 Word Search

For Students 6th - 8th
For this science worksheet, students find the words that are related to the concepts of currents and underwater landforms. The answers are found at the bottom of the page.
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Ocean Word Search

For Students 6th - 8th
In this environment worksheet, students find the words related to the life found in the ocean and the answers are found by clicking the button at the bottom of the page.