We found 28 resources with the concept zooplankton
Invertebrates and Ocean Mixing - De-NaturedLesson Planet
9 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It's time to mix things up! Introduce biology scholars to the latest topic in marine research—invertebrates! The third installment in a five-part series of Invertebrates lessons explains the hypothesis that tiny, migrating shrimp are...
Searching for Mysis Shrimp - Field TripLesson Planet
8 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Surely, the biggest fish in the lake will benefit from a meal of big, tasty shrimp! Take biology scholars on a trip to Flathead Lake in the second of a five-part Invertebrates series. Scientists currently studying the lake take the...
Ocean and Great Lakes Literacy: Principle 4Lesson Planet
5th - 12th
Some people live for their yearly beach vacation ... but what many people don't know is how the ocean made life possible! Young oceanographers discover the organisms and nutrient cycles that contribute to continued life on Earth in the...
From Drifter to Dynamo: The Story of PlanktonLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Even the smallest living things have a large impact. An informative video lesson presents an introduction to types of plankton and their roles in the ocean. The narrator explains how plankton impacts the ocean ecosystem and beyond.
Winter Sampling Polar ProjectsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Copepods may be the most abundant species on Earth. Individuals determine a project to research, write about, and present to the class on topics that range from copepods in the Arctic to researching about the US Coast Guard Cutter Healey.
California Kelp Forest RestorationLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
This unit is so cool, you won't be able to "kelp" yourself! Intended for all grades, this science and activity guide for teachers offers a unique opportunity to understand kelp's role as a valuable ecological resource. Teachers and...
It’s a Plankton Eat Plankton WorldLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
For as small as they are, plankton sure play an enormous role in maintaining marine ecosystems. Dive into an investigation of these tiny organisms with a hands-on life science activity in which children cut out pictures of sea animals...
Fish and zooplankton habitat through remote sensingLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers are exposed to the variety of ways in which scientist use remote sensing and it used in everyday life. They investigate about zooplankton and fish. Students list the two important groups of organisms in both aquatic and...